Consisting of 8 adaptations of famous stories by classic American writers, this book provides ESL students with exercises in reading skills, vocabulary, discussion, word forms, language activity, and writing. The book, which is both graded and progressive with the vocabulary, grammar, and internal structure of the stories increasing in difficulty from the first story to the last, is designed for use either in or out of class -- as a core reading text, ancillary text, or simply for pleasure reading. For teachers and students of ESL.
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Table of ContentsTo the Reader.
To the Teacher.
The Gift of the Magi O. Henry.
Love of Life Jack London.
The Story of an Hour Kate Chopin.
The Tell-Tale Heart Egar Allan Poe.
A Cub-Pilot's Education Mark Twain.
The Lady, or the Tiger? Frank Stockton.
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Ambrose Bierce.
Before You read The Story.
A WHITE HERON Sarah Orne Jewett.