Report and vocabulary
An unusual sight in a tough environment.
Inmates in a Brazilian prison have been learning how to knit.
The scheme, which sees prisoners working on intricate woollen designs, is a collaboration between prison authorities and a fashion designer.
Prisoners are paid 75 percent of the local minimum wage and also earn days off their sentence.
strong and difficult
people in prison
- to knit
to make woollen clothes by creating knots with needles
- minimum wage
the least amount of money to be legally paid for work done