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Short Stories in English for Intermediate Learners

Author : Olly Richards
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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.

Short Stories in English for Intermediate Level ESL EFL Learners

Author : Jackie Bolen
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Improve your reading comprehension skills and vocabulary with these intermediate English stories. Plus, learn about Canadian culture in an interesting way. What would it mean for your studies or career to be able to read freely in English? How about understanding more vocabulary, including phrases, idioms, slang and expressions? The Short Stories in English for Intermediate Level ESL/EFL Learners are designed to improve your English quickly and easily. Jackie Bolen has more than fifteen years of experience teaching ESL/EFL to students in South Korea and Canada. She has written short stories in Canadian English about common experiences that people have living in Canada. Plus, each story has practice exercises to test your reading comprehension and vocabulary. Do the discussion questions with a friend, teacher or classmate. You'll improve your English vocabulary and reading skills in no time at all! Pick up a copy of the book today if you want to... Learn some new English vocabulary Have a variety of authentic and interesting stories to read at your fingertips Improve your Canadian English Read English fluently and confidently Have some fun while learning English Pick up your copy of the book today. Short Stories in English for Intermediate Level ESL/EFL Learners: Improve Reading Comprehension with Stories about Life in Canada by Jackie Bolen will help you stay motivated while consistently improving your English skills.

English Short Stories for Beginners and Intermediate Learners

Author : Language Guru
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Are you learning English as a second language? If so, that's great! We would like to help you on your journey to learn English to fluency. With our book English Short Stories for Beginners and Intermediate Learners, you can practice reading English while working on your English vocabulary and grammar skills as an ESL learner.

Intermediate Spanish Short Stories

Author : Touri Language Learning
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Grow your vocabulary & improve your Spanish skills with these 10 engaging intermediate Spanish short stories! Intermediate Spanish Stories Volume 2 is packed with even more breathtaking tales to catapult you to Spanish speaking fluency! There are so many reasons to learn a new language. Just imagine the experience of real latin culture and fun activities with locals that you will never forget for the rest of your life. The best way to learn a new language is by reading and building a strong base of vocabulary. In this intermediate Spanish book you will find yourself mesmerized page after page to each captivating story that will keep you so engaged you’ll practically forget you’re even learning Spanish! In this book you will find: -10 engaging short stories that range from an outer space voyage, life lessons and enchanted books! Filled with unexpected plot twists among other topics that you will find easy to understand and relate to. -The stories are broken down into manageable chapters, so you always make progress with the story. Carefully written stories with you as an intermediate level reader in mind, using easy to understand grammar and commonly used words so you can enjoy reading while learning new grammatical structures without being overwhelmed. -Tons of natural dialogues in each story that you would actually use in an everyday conversation, which will significantly improve your speaking and comprehension ability at the same time! -At the end of each chapter there is a comprehensive guide specially designed for intermediate level readers. You will find a vocabulary list of some of the words from the story as well as a summary in Spanish and English to make sure that you understand the tale completely. Chapter by chapter you will find yourself effortlessly reading each story. Not struggling like in boring reads or basic Spanish textbooks. You will become captivated by reading the dialogue of the characters and learn how to express yourself in different contexts. Most importantly you will see massive growth through new Spanish words that will get you closer to your goal of becoming fully conversational! Enjoy the book and remember to have fun on your Spanish learning journey! So scroll back up and grab your copy of Intermediate Spanish Short Stories Volume 2 right now!

Short Stories in Korean for Intermediate Learners

Author : Olly Richards
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An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young adult and adult intermediate learners of Korean. "Olly's top-notch language-learning insights are right in line with the best of what we know from neuroscience and cognitive psychology about how to learn effectively. I love his work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for Numbers Short Stories in Korean for Intermediate Learners has been written especially for students from low-mid intermediate (ACTFL) level of Korean. Mapped to B1 and approaching B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference, these eight captivating stories are designed to give you a sense of achievement and a feeling of progress when reading, and most importantly - enjoyment! 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 - Accessible grammar so you learn new structures naturally, in a stress-free way - Beautiful illustrations accompanying each story, to set the scene and support your understanding - Pleasure! 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!' With intriguing plots that will spark your imagination and keep you reading, Short Stories in Korean for Intermediate Learners will take your grasp of Korean to the next level with key features to support and consolidate your progress, including: -A glossary for bolded words in each text -Full plot summary -A bilingual word list -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 Korean for Intermediate Learners uses reading as the perfect tool to not only delight in learning Korean, but to accelerate your journey towards fluency. Use the codes inside the book and ebook to access a bonus story for free and the discounted audiobook on our Language Readers Library site or in the Language Readers app.

Intermediate French Short Stories

Author : Touri Language Learning
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Grow your vocabulary & improve your French skills with these 10 engaging intermediate French short stories! Intermediate French Stories Volume 2 is packed with even more breathtaking tales to catapult you to French speaking fluency! There are so many reasons to learn a new language. Just imagine the experience of real French culture and fun activities with locals that you will never forget for the rest of your life. The best way to learn a new language is by reading and building a strong base of vocabulary. In this intermediate French book you will find yourself mesmerized page after page to each captivating story that will keep you so engaged you’ll practically forget you’re even learning French! In this book you will find: -10 engaging short stories that range from a magical genie, a colorful world of fairies, life lessons and even outer space voyages! Filled with unexpected plot twists among other topics that you will find easy to understand and relate to. -The stories are broken down into manageable chapters, so you always make progress with the story. -Carefully written stories with you as an intermediate level reader in mind, using easy to understand grammar and commonly used words so you can enjoy reading while learning new grammatical structures without being overwhelmed. -Tons of natural dialogues in each story that you would actually use in an everyday conversation, which will significantly improve your speaking and comprehension ability at the same time! -At the end of each chapter there is a comprehensive guide specially designed for intermediate level readers. You will find a vocabulary list of some of the words from the story as well as a summary in French and English to make sure that you understand the tale completely. Chapter by chapter you will find yourself effortlessly reading each story. Not struggling like in boring reads or basic French textbooks. You will become captivated by reading the dialogue of the characters and learn how to express yourself in different contexts. Most importantly you will see massive growth through new French words that will get you closer to your goal of becoming fully conversational! Enjoy the book and remember to have fun on your French learning journey! So scroll back up and grab your copy of Intermediate French Short Stories Volume 2 right now!

Short Stories for Intermediate Level English Language Learners

Author : Juliet SMITH
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The volume contains 31 entertaining short (700-2,500 words) stories that have been especially written with the intermediate level English language learner in mind. Topics have been chosen for their interest plus appropriate grammar and vocabulary have been selected for this level. The benefits of frequent reading are well-known and supported by academic research. The short stories are easy-to-read and therefore more enjoyable than other 'readers' currently in publication. Read, learn and enjoy!

Intermediate Chinese Short Stories

Author : Lingo Mastery
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Improve your Chinese skills and grow your vocabulary with these 10 entertaining Chinese short stories!The best part of learning a new language is experiencing the culture and diving into activities that will enrich your life and vocabulary. The best way to learn a new language is by reading, and in this Chinese book you will find yourself turning page after page to get to the end of each captivating story that will engage your mind and help you improve your grasp of the Chinese language.In this book you will find:?10 challenging and captivating stories containing a wide variety of topics that you will find easy to relate to - all while learning about Chinese culture and folklore!?The stories are broken down into manageable chapters, so you always make progress with each chapter.?Pinyin, which enables you to better understand Chinese characters and learn how they are pronounced out loud.?Carefully written stories for intermediate level readers like you, using straightforward grammar and commonly used words so you can enjoy reading while challenging yourself with new grammatical structures that aren't overwhelming.?Plenty of natural dialogues in each story that you would actually use in an everyday conversation, which will drastically improve your speaking and comprehension ability at the same time!?At the end of each chapter there will be a comprehensive guide specially designed for beginner level readers - it will take you through a summary of each story, followed by a vocabulary of some of the words from the story to make sure that you understand the story fully.Chapter by chapter you will find yourself effortlessly reading each story. Not struggling like in basic textbooks or boring reads. You will get involved by reading the dialogue of the characters by learning how to express yourself in different contexts and more importantly by learning new Chinese words that will get you closer to your goal of becoming fully conversational.

Intermediate German Short Stories

Author : Verblix Press
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Captivating Short Stories to Improve Your German Vocabulary and Reading Skills! Intermediate German Short Stories is a collection of five short stories in German, written especially for intermediate learners of approximately B1 and B2 levels on the Common European Framework of Reference. Intermediate learners will be reassured to know that only grammatical structures studied at B1 and B2 levels are included in this book . Also, the vocabulary is appropriate for intermediate learners, so anyone who has been learning German for a bit longer should be able to understand the stories. With this book you get: Five short stories in German at intermediate level German-English glossary for each story to explain any difficult or unknown vocabulary Summary in German of each story Comprehension questions and answers to check your understanding Intermediate German Short Stories will provide you with a challenging and yet entertaining way to improve your vocabulary and reading skills in German.

Spanish Short Stories for Beginners

Author : Touri Language Learning
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It's a nightmare trying to find Spanish immersion material. We know how you feel, and we have a solution! Most Spanish students have to go through the most difficult experiences to find useful learning material that isn’t too tough for them — as instructors, we realize this. That is exactly what inspired us to continue our highly acclaimed Spanish language learning series. We want to ensure that students of all ages at the beginner level are given the proper tools to succeed and can have an opportunity to immerse themselves into fun and interactive stories that make learning Spanish a breeze. Enter Spanish Stories for Beginners Vol 3: You will find 20 easy-to-read, engaging, and fun stories. Each turn of the page brings a fresh new tale to dramatically expand your vocabulary and skyrocket your comprehension. All stories are written with beginner Spanish learners in mind using relevant words and phrases you can easily use in your day-to-day conversations. Complete with a summary, vocab list and set of clever questions to reinforce what you just learned. With that said, it is highly recommended to have a basic understanding of Spanish to achieve maximum enjoyment and effectiveness of the lessons. How to Read Spanish Short Stories for Beginners Vol 3: --Each story contains an important lesson in the Spanish language (Verbs, Adjectives, Past Tense, Giving Directions, and more), involving an interesting and entertaining story with realistic dialogues and day-to-day situations. --A summary in Spanish and in English of what you just read, both to review the lesson and for you to gauge your comprehension of what the tale was about. --At the end of those summaries, you’ll be provided with a list of vocabulary found in the lesson, as well as phrases that you may not have understood the first time! --Finally, you’ll be given clever questions in Spanish, so you can prove that you learned something in the stories. Even if you have failed multiple times in the past to learn Spanish, these short stories will boost your confidence to start speaking the language with natives quickly. Act now and grab your copy of Spanish Short Stories for Beginners Vol 3 and start learning the fun way!