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Mount Kilimanjaro

Joshua Jones was born with cystic fibrosis, a serious illness which can make it hard for some sufferers to lead a normal life. But Joshua has not allowed his condition to get in the way of all the things he wants to do. In fact, he has done all sorts of amazing things that most of us would never dream of doing!


Vocabulary from the programme

cystic fibrosis
an illness which causes blockages in the lungs and other organs in the body

life expectancy
the length of time someone is expected to live

to live life to the full
to enjoy life and get as much out of it as possible

the summit
the very top of the mountain

to have a giggling fit
to start laughing in an uncontrolled way

to dwell on something
to think about it a lot and worry about it

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