About the series: The series Young Adult ELI Readers is divided
into 6 levels according to the language level of the readers. It's
in line with the indications of the Common European Framework of
Reference for Language and comprise useful language certification
exercises. This ensures that learners will meet language and
structures they have already studied or which are commensurate with
their level, making reading an achievable, enjoyable and
stimulating experience. Stages: Stage 1 Elementary (600 headwords)
A1 Stage 2 Pre-Intermediate (800 headwords) A2 KET Stage 3
Intermediate (1000 headwords) B1 PET Stage 4 Upper intermediate
(1800 headwords) B2 FCE Stage 5 Advanced (2500 headwords) C1 CAE
Stage 6 Profi ciency Unabridged Texts C2 CPE Thesus of Athens is
looking forward to his wedding to Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons.
But two other young couples are not so happy: Hermia wants to marry
Lysander, but her father doesn't agree. Helena loves Demetrius, but
he wants to marry Hermia. The King and Queen of the Fairies don't
love each other any more, so they start to play tricks on each
other. They involve their fairies, the lovers and a group of
Athenian workmen who want to be actors. It's a very unusual
Midsummer Night, perhaps it's a dream. The book contains: The
Before You Read Activities section contains pre-reading activities.
The text is divided into chapters and is equipped with a glossary
at the bottom of each page. The After-Reading Activities section,
at the end of each chapter, eases memorization and comprehension
and rounds off with one or more Pre-Reading activities to pre-teach
the vocabulary and structures in the subsequent chapter. Useful
dossiers focussing on culture and the author are supplied in the
classics series. The Test yourself section offers activities which
take into account the whole story. KET-style activities Syllabus.
CD contains extract from text.