Leonardo da Vinci

FACTFILES (non-fiction)

Alex Raynham

CEFR A2 — B1
Word count 7,033

‘What does the world look like from the moon?’ ‘How do our bodies work?’ ‘Is

it possible for people to fly?’ ‘Can I make a horse of bronze that is 8 metres tall?’ ‘How can we have cleaner cities?’ All his life, Leonardo da Vinci asked questions. We know him as a great artist, but he was one of the great thinkers of all time, and even today, doctors and scientists are still learning from his ideas. Meet the man who made a robot lion, wrote backwards, and tried to win a war by moving a river…

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