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Easy Spanish Reader (Spanish Reader Series)by William T Tardy
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Learn how to read in Spanish--starting right now!
Easy Spanish Reader is a unique, easy-to-follow guide based on the premise that the best way to learn a language is to start reading it immediately! Whether you're a brand-new beginner or an advanced-beginning learner, this new edition gives you ways to dive into the language with engaging readings that progress in difficulty to match your growing reading skills. This process will allow you to rapidly build comprehension and confidence as you enjoy the stories.
Easy Spanish Reader begins with the story of two high-school seniors involved with their Spanish Club. As you read about their experiences, you'll discover the nuances of language and culture right along with the students.
The next section contains a colorful history of Mexico, from the Conquistadors to the present, including vivid depictions of Cortès's encounters with the Aztecs. The last section is comprised of an abridged version of the classic story "Lazarillo de Tormes," which allows you to practice your grammar and vocabulary skills on a great work of Spanish literature.
This approach expands learners' vocabulary and strengthens their reading skills, while the content of the readings introduces them to Mexican history and Spanish literature.
A fun and easy new way to quickly acquire or enhance basic reading skills
These unique guides are based on the premise that the best way to learn a language is to start reading it, immediately. Suitable for raw beginners to intermediate-level language learners, the new editions of these popular titles feature engaging readings of progressive difficulty that allow learners to rapidly build comprehension.
Easy French Reader begins with the adventures of two friends, an American and a Parisian, as they learn about their respective cultures. This is followed by readings on the history of France, from ancient Gaul to the present. The final section features four abridged short stories by famous French authors.
Similarly, Easy Spanish Reader begins with the story of two high school seniors involved with their Spanish Club, followed by a history of Mexico, from the Conquistadors to the present, and an abridged version of the classic story of "Lazarillo de Tormes."
About the Author
William T. Tardy was a noted author and teacher.
Table of Contents
Primera parteEnrique y Maria1. Enrrique y María2. Los estudios3. La familia de Enrique4. La familia de María5. La casa de la familia Thompson6- 30Segunda parteHistoria de México1. México prehispánico2. Hernan Cortés3. Moctezuma4. La astucia de Cortes5. La leyenda de Quetzalcoar16. La Malinche7-22
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