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The Merchant of Venice - William Shakespeare

Product Description

English Graded Reader (Easy Reader): The Merchant of Venice - William Shakespeare

Adapted by Robert Hill

English Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 112 page fully-illustrated book+ audio CD. Level B2(Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Beautifully designed and illustrated easy reader complete with grammar and comprehension exercises. The text includes an introduction in accessible English containing interesting facts that place the story into context as well as a glossary at the bottom of the page which explains difficult terms. The audio CD contains both a complete reading of the text by a professional narrator and a set of pronunciation exercises. The combined package of book and CD work brilliantly together to create a wonderful, captivating learning resource for intermediate learners of English.

Human interest

Bassanio wants to impress Portia but he doesn’t have enough money to do so. He turns for help to Antonio, who is forced to borrow from Shylock, a Jewish moneylender. When Antonio’s business starts going badly, repayment becomes impossible and Shylock is allowed to demand a pound of the merchant’s flesh.

Dossiers:
Venice, a Centre of Commerce
Venice, a City of Masks
Jews in Venice

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Product Description

English Graded Reader (Easy Reader): The Merchant of Venice - William Shakespeare

Adapted by Robert Hill

English Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 112 page fully-illustrated book+ audio CD. Level B2(Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Beautifully designed and illustrated easy reader complete with grammar and comprehension exercises. The text includes an introduction in accessible English containing interesting facts that place the story into context as well as a glossary at the bottom of the page which explains difficult terms. The audio CD contains both a complete reading of the text by a professional narrator and a set of pronunciation exercises. The combined package of book and CD work brilliantly together to create a wonderful, captivating learning resource for intermediate learners of English.

Human interest

Bassanio wants to impress Portia but he doesn’t have enough money to do so. He turns for help to Antonio, who is forced to borrow from Shylock, a Jewish moneylender. When Antonio’s business starts going badly, repayment becomes impossible and Shylock is allowed to demand a pound of the merchant’s flesh.

Dossiers:
Venice, a Centre of Commerce
Venice, a City of Masks
Jews in Venice

CONTINUE READING
Additional Information
Book Genre Drama
Book Format Abridged, Graded Reader/Easy Reader, Full Colour, Illustrated
Binding Paperback
Publisher Black Cat CIDEB
Number of pages 112
ISBN 9788853015150
Date of Publication 30 Jan 2015
Language ESL: English as a Second Language
Level Intermediate
Media Type Book + CD
Key Benefits
  • Fun immersive, way to learn English as a second language through engaging stories
  • Suitable for adolescent and adult learners of English
  • The accompanying audio CD to this English Easy Reader includes the narrated abridged text, pronunciation and listening exercises
  • Grammar and comprehension activities throughout the text in the book reinforce learning
  • Annotations in English underneath the text in the book help to explain difficult phrases
  • The English introduction contains interesting facts which put the story into context
  • The convenient format easily allows intermediate level learners to access the English language
  • Handy-sized book--great for learning on the move
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