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The Phantom of the Opera (Oxford Bookworms: Stage 1)

3.74 of 5 stars 3.74  ·  rating details  ·  240 ratings  ·  26 reviews
It is 1880, in the Opera House in Paris. Everybody is talking about the Phantom of the Opera, the ghost that lives somewhere under the Opera House. The Phantom is a man in black clothes. He is a body without a head, he is a head without a body. He has a yellow face, he has no nose, he has black holes for eyes. Everybody is afraid of the Phantom – the singers, the dancers, ...more
Published by Oxford University Press (first published January 1st 1999)
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Moe Hosokawa
1. Oxford level1

2. 6/22 = 40minutes ( stranger than fiction = 80 minutes)

3. opera, Christine, Raoul, teacher, lake, kiss, Erik

4. Christine was a girl who is on the stage at the opera house. she was chosen as a main character. Raoul fell in love with Christine, and she did, too. she had a tutor who taught singing, but she didn't know who he was. one day the tutor called and met her. he wanted her. He was claver, so he did some things to get her. however, at the lake in which he lived, Raoul went
Ahmad Sharabiani
The phantom of the opera, Jennifer Bassett
عنوان1: روح در اپرا؛ نویسنده: جنیفر بازت؛ ترجمه: فرشته پناهی؛ مشخصات نشر: مشهد، راهیان سبز، 1378، در 29 ص، شابک: 9645637058؛ موضوع: داستانهای نویسندگان انگلیسی قرن 20 م
عنوان2: شبح اپرا؛ نویسنده: جنیفر باست؛ ترجمه: محمدمهدی اشرف؛ مشخصات نشر: شیراز، زر، 1381، در 59 ص، شابک: 9647210248؛
عنوان3: شبح اپرا؛ نویسنده: جنیفر باست؛ ترجمه: ستاره شکریان؛ مشخصات نشر: رشت، هدایت، 1381، در 48 ص، شابک: ایکس-964512080؛
عنوان4: شبح اپرا؛ نویسنده: جنیفر بست؛ مترجمان: م. در
Evelyn Alba
what happened to Raoul and christine??? and I wanted her to be with the phantom!!!
Sena Honda
1.oxford, level1
2.4/29:20minutes, 5/1:80minutes
3.phantom, love, singer,ghost,christir, opera,dancer
4.Phantom was angry and appeared at the opera house.
I think this scine is the best scine.
This scine descrives very well that of course Phantom's anger, and also sad and love for christir.
5. I have watched this story in DVD. When i watched this movie for the first time, i was impressed by Phantom's love. I was also impressed when i read this book. Phantom's love is hot, kindly and sad. I will have b
Thanh Le
This is a very famous story. The words in this book are very easy to understand, it also include new words to help learning English. Everyone should read it once.
I want Christine to be with the Phantom. Even though he is cruel in some ways, but I think I want to write another ending for this story
Rafael Santiago
This is a very good adaptation and too many words for people who is learning English as a second language.
Sumiya Tserendavaa
Mmm. I not good understand. Becuase enigmatic book. May be not good english language.
Douglas Echenique Zambrano
It was ok. But I was expected so much more about this history.
Jul 24, 2015 Vale added it
Buen libro para comenzar acostubrarse a leer en ingles
Amal 88
it's a good story , but I don't like the open mystery ending .
I liked this version in terms of order of events, but felt it was rushed. Even when writing for younger readers (or readers for whom English is not their primary language), it is beneficial to slow down and explain certain events, such as why Erik is so violent or why Christine decides to kiss him. If young readers are old enough to read about death and murder, they are old enough for a conversation about pity and fear. It is an excellent introductory retelling, however, and I recommend it for t ...more
Al-batool Alsay3ri
The Phantom of the Opera is intrsting, exciting, romantic and sad story
Oxford, level 1

Time 6/15 30min 6/16 50min = 80min

Seven word summary Paris,singer,love,dancer,phantom,chandelier,rope

Q. Have you ever seen to a phantom?
A. No, I have never seen phanom, but my sister have seen a phatom. She said that she saw a phantom in front of our house. I think she dreamed it.

This book was a little scary, but it was interesting. This is suspence. So it will make you excited. I want to see this book's movie.
Okunabilecek herhalde en kötü versiyonu okumama ve hatta sınav için okumama rağmen çok hoşuma gitti... sürükleyiciydide (gerçi 40 sayfa bırakta yarım saatte bitsin :D ) genelde berbat hafızama rağmen 150 soruluk testindede en fazla 5 soru falan yanlış çıktı ingilizceye yeni başlayanlara öneririm beklediğimden çok daha iyiydi her ne kadar bi ara aşkı memnuya bağlasada...
Yuki Miyashita
Oxford Bookworms Library level 1
Time 22/9 = 70min
7 words summary: dancers threatening singer phantom trace love quiet
Discussion question
1.If there is a man/woman who has ugly dead face loves you can you kiss him/her?
I have felling that I can't.
2.If you get a threatening letter do you ignore?
It depends on the content but maybe I search
Ryutaro Hamada
1.OXFORD, fantasy&horror, level1
2.4/29:20minutes; 5/1:70minutes
3.phantom, love, Paris, singer, dancer, chandelier, rope
4.Do you believe in ghosts?
-Yes. But, I do not want to see them.
5.I have ever seen the musical of the Phantom of the Opera so it is easy to read and I can enjoy reading. It is great story so I recommend to read it.
1.the Phantom of the Opera/oxford/level1
3.the opera house, a ghost, a young opera singer, become famous, something happened, the house on the lake, a phantom appeared
4.Have you ever watched a opera?-No, I haven't.
5.The phantom was very misterious man. I didn't know who is Erik to the end.

Q.Have you ever seen this movie?
A.Yes, I do. It's very interesting, so I read it.

It's so scary but really interesting. If there is the phantom real world, I'm afraid of him everyday.
1 OXFORD/Jennifer Bassett/Level2
2 6/21=80mins
3 phantom/opera/singer/love/mystery/terrible/stage
4 Do you like a mysterious story?-No, I don't like it.
5 This story was wonder and terrible story. But I was excitedwhenever I turned up a page!
for a book with 50 pages it's good..

but it leaves a lot of gasps between the chapters..
I know I can't be to hard with my opinion since it's only a thin book.

As a fan I read it, but it's not my most favorite oneof the PTO
Saeed Kabrah
A good start for english beginner, I thought when I saw the book it's a short version of the famous play but it is an English learning book.
I can read easily,because this book is very famous story. I have watched this movie twice.
Read this also a looooooooooong loooooooooooooong time ago.
Por fin un libro bueno para el colegio ajaja
I think it is a classic. But not a good one.
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Jennifer Bassett has been a teacher, teacher trainer, editor, and materials writer, and has taught in England, Greece, Spain, and Portugal. She is the Series Editor of the Oxford Bookworms Library, and has written more than twenty original and retold stories for the series, including The Phantom of the Opera, One-Way Ticket, The President's Murderer, and William Shakespeare. Two of her adaptations ...more
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