1- The durian is a tropical fruit. It is from Vietnam. People know it for its sharp smell. Some people say that it smells like sewage, old meat, or socks. The smell is so bad that you cannot have the fruit in hotels or on the bus or train.
It tastes unusual, too. It is salty and spicy. It is sweet, also. People use its flavour in ice creams and drinks.
A town in Malaysia celebrates the fruit. It organises a festival. Tourists come to eat durian at the festival.
1.1 Difficult words: sewage (waste water), taste (how food feels in your mouth), flavour (how something tastes).
2- The durian is a tropical fruit from Malaysia. It is famous for its sharp smell and unusual taste. A town in Malaysia celebrated it in its first International Durian Tourism Festival. Many tourists visited the town to eat the savoury yet sweet fruit.
Some people think that durian smells like sewage, rotting meat, or gym socks. The smell is so strong that it is illegal in hotels and public transport in Southeast Asia.
However, people use the flavour in ice-creams and drinks. Malaysia hopes to start exporting the fruit more.