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Short Stories in English for Intermediate Learners: Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn English the fun way!

Short Stories in English for Intermediate Learners: Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn English the fun way! (Paperback)

By Richards, Olly

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An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young and adult learners. I love Olly's work - and you will too! - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for Numbers Short Stories in English for Intermediate Learners has... been written especially for students from beginner to intermediate level, designed to give a sense of achievement, and most importantly - enjoyment! Mapped to B1-approaching B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference, these eight captivating stories will both entertain you, and give you a feeling of progress when reading. What does this book give you? * Eight stories in a variety of exciting genres, from science fiction and crime to history and thriller - making reading fun, while you learn a wide range of new vocabulary * Controlled language at your level, including the 1000 most frequent words, to help you progress confidently * Authentic spoken dialogues, to help you learn conversational expressions and improve your speaking ability * Pleasure! It's much easier to learn a new language when you're having fun, and research shows that if you're enjoying reading in a foreign language, you won't experience the usual feelings of frustration - 'It's too hard!' 'I don't understand!' * Accessible grammar so you learn new structures naturally, in a stress-free way Carefully curated to make learning a new language easy, these stories include key features that will support and consolidate your progress, including * A glossary for bolded words in each text * A bilingual word list * Full plot summary * Comprehension questions after each chapter. As a result, you will be able to focus on enjoying reading, delighting in your improved range of vocabulary and grasp of the language, without ever feeling overwhelmed or frustrated. From science fiction to fantasy, to crime and thrillers, Short Stories in English for Intermediate Learners uses reading as the perfect tool to not only delight in learning English, but to start your journey towards fluency.
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ISBN 9781529361568
Released NZ 26 Nov 2019
Publisher John Murray Press
Format Paperback
Series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
Availability
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ISBN-13 9781529361568
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher John Murray Press
Imprint John Murray Learning
Released 26 Nov 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Richards, Olly
Series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
Category English Language Teaching
ELT literature & fiction readers
ELT: reading skills
ELT: English for travel & communications
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 196mm
Spine: 20mm
Dewey Code 428.64
Weight 210g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Readers, Readers - Short stories, English
NBS Text ELT Course Materials
ONIX Text ELT/ESL;General/trade;Young adult

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