1797 - the Mediterranean. Britain and France are at war. British warships are fighting French warships. Young Billy Budd arrives on the British warship, Indomitable. Billy is strong and handsome. Most of the sailors on the ship like Billy. But he has an enemy - John Claggart, the master-at-arms. Claggart hates Billy. And he has a plan. He will make trouble for the young sailor. Retold by Margaret Tarner.
The Exceptionalist State and the State of Exception – Herman Melville?s Billy Budd, Sailor
Extensive reading improves fluency and there is a real need in the ELT classroom for motivating, contemporary graded material that will instantly appeal to students. "Billy Elliot" is based on the award-winning film and tells the story of a young boy who follows his dream, against all the odds. It also provides an insight into British culture and family relationships. Формат: 13 см х 20 см.
Billy and his sister want new bicycles, but they don't have any money. Then their grandmother has an idea. There's a competition in Palace magazine. The first prize is ?500. 'What do you think?' Billy asks his sister. 'We can buy two new bicycles for ?500,' she says.
Classic Tales - bringing the magic of traditional storytelling to language learning. The stories are carefully graded at Levels 1-5 to provide easy and enjoyable reading. Beautiful illustrations on every page work closely with the text to help understanding. Each Classic Tale also includes activities related to the story, and a picture dictionary or glossary.