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Oxford Bookworms Playscripts: One Thousand Dollars and Other Plays

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Oxford Bookworms Playscripts: One Thousand Dollars and Other Plays

Level 2: 700-Word Vocabulary

Format: Paperback
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Money or love? Which is more important in life? Can money buy anything? Can it help a young man to marry the girl he loves? Does money really make people happy, or does it just cause problems? These four plays about money, love, and life are adapted from short stories written a hundred years ago by the great American storyteller O. Henry. Henry had his own difficulties with money and loneliness, and wrote from personal experience.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-423520-4
  • Price: $ 9.38
  • Pages: 64
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 198x129 mm

Oxford Bookworms Playscripts engage students in the fun of readers theater while improving their fluency.
Level 2:

700-Word Vocabulary

Average Page Count (Main Text):40

Average Word Count: 6,500

v Lexile Measures: 390L-980L

Approx. Reading Level: Grades 1-10

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Key features

  • Word count 5,333
  • Read at a comfortable level with word count and CEFR level on every cover
  • Illustrations, photos, and diagrams support comprehension
  • Activities build language skills and check understanding
  • Glossaries teach difficult vocabulary
  • Free editable tests for every book
  • Selected Bookworms are available for your tablet or computer through the Oxford Learner's Bookshelf

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Use these fully illustrated classic and contemporary plays for reading practice or performance.

Each script offers performance notes, character lists, exercises, and glossaries.

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Oxford Bookworms Playscripts engage students in the fun of readers’ theater while improving their fluency.

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