Great American Stories 1: Bk. 1
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Great American Stories 1: Bk. 1 : An English as a Second language/English as a Foreign Language Reader

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Introduce your students to the works of famous American authors, while helping them build their reading, vocabulary, writing, and discussion skills. The Great American Stories series features adaptations of classic stories that progress in difficulty throughout each collection.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 132.1 x 198.1 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0130309672
  • 9780130309679
  • 1,653,721

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Introduce your students to the works of famous American authors, while helping them build their reading, vocabulary, writing, and discussion skills. The Great American Stories series features adaptations of classic stories that progress in difficulty throughout each collection. Each Student Book in the series includes: An introduction to the passage with helpful biographical and contextual information. Prereading exercises to develop skills in scanning and skimming. A key words paragraph that introduces the story and vocabulary integral to comprehension. A variety of exercises to reinforce comprehension and build language skills.show more

Table of contents

1 The Romance of a Busy Broker O. Henry 2 The Ingrate Paul Laurence Dunbar 3 How I Went to the Mines Bret Harte 4 Paul's Case Willa Cather 5 A Jury of Her Peers Susan Glaspell 6 The Whale Hunt Herman Melville 7 Paste Henry James 8 The Lost Phoebe Theodore Dreisershow more

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