A Step 5 Reading and Training graded reader, retold by Jennifer Gascoigne. When Elizabeth Bennet first meets Darcy, she finds him proud, arrogant and rude. In time she makes the painful discovery that first impressions can be wrong and eventually love triumphs over prejudice.
This reader uses the "Expansive Reading"approach, where the
text becomes a springboard to improve language skills and to explore historical background, cultural connections and other topics suggested by the text. As well as the story, this reader contains:
• A wide range of interactive activities practising the four skills
• Dossiers: The Regency Era, The Jane Austen Industry
• FCE-style interactive activities and Trinity-style interactive activities (Grade 8)
• A full recording of the text