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What A Life! Stories of Amazing People 1 (Beginning)

Milada Broukal

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
Copyright: 2000
Format: Paper, 112 pp.

ISBN-10: 0201619962
ISBN-13: 9780201619966

Status: In Stock
Published: 03/03/2000

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The first in a new 3-book series to develop reading skills, about amazing people and their life stories.

  • What A Life! Contains high-interest biographies that focus on interesting facts on famous figures.
  • What A Life! Motivates ESL students to read while developing their vocabulary and reading skills.
  • The book covers a wide variety of people from all walks of life and all parts of the world famous for being fabulous and inspirational.
Key Benefit: What A Life! takes a truly fresh approach to making reading pleasurable and motivating. ESL students develop reading skills such as skimming and scanning, learn new vocabulary and enjoy reading about the lives of some of them most inspiration figures of all time. Key Topics: The biographies match all interest and cover subjects as diverse as history, politics, art and entertainment, athletics, and humanities. Some famous figures include Billie Holiday, Muhammad Ali, Gandhi, Princess Diana, and Shakespeare. Market: the first book in the series is for beginning ESL students.

Milada Broukal has taught ESL/EFL for 25 years, in the U.S.A., Europe, and the Middle East. In addition to Pearson Education's All about the USA series, she has written over 20 ESL texts in the areas of reading, writing, idioms, and TOEFL.