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Ned Kelly: A True Story

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This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students.
Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence.
Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustrations throughout, and glossaries help build comprehension.
Before, during, and
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Paperback, 56 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published October 1st 2005)
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Walaa
Mar 08, 2012 Walaa rated it it was amazing
this book written in easy English " stage one " , i really enjoyed while i was reading it ..
i took this book to my school every day , read it when i have free time ,,
a lot of my friend like the cover of the book , and asked me about the story of that man who wear armour ,,
i took my English school teatcher's premission to make a project about ned kelly ..
i felt so sorry for kelly Gang and especially for ned kelly ,,
becouse they all were unlucky in this life !!
the most beautiful thing in this book
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Kiyu Nishiki
Jul 06, 2016 Kiyu Nishiki rated it liked it

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Book title:Ned Kelly
Publisher:OXFORD
Book level:1
2: It took me (80)minutes to read

3〔Seven words〕
・poor
・hungry
・kill
・people
・help
・infamous
・outlaw

4(about passage. like or don't like)
a...He committed murder, but he helped many poor people.
b...I think we mustn't kill people.

5 (Explain about book)
This is true story about Ned Kelly. He was poor and hungry when he was a boy and young man.He learnt how to steal hourses, how to fight, how to live.
He killed many people, but he alsf helped many poor people
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Yuuka Matuda
Apr 21, 2014 Yuuka Matuda rated it liked it
1.christine lindop
oxford1rating
2.4/18 30minutes
4/22 15minutes
3.ned kelly, family, policemen, bank, news paper, prison
4.(a)i like passage that ned tried to go to the bank to steal the money in the bank.
(b)ned planned to go to the bank, get money there, print his letter that was wrote about bad policemen in mr gill's news paper.
i wanted him to succeed the plan and tell people bad policemen.
5.poor people did not be helped by policemen, but he tried to change the bad situation. he was killed, but
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Yunus Emre
Feb 05, 2017 Yunus Emre rated it liked it
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مجموعة من القصص تصدرها جامعة اكسفورد للمبتدئين، الكتاب هذا يتحدث عن قصة نيد كيلي صاحب أحد أشهر القصص في استراليا، وهو رغم أنه خارج عن القانون إلا أنه كان يساعد الفقراء والمساكين وكانت اعتداءات رجال الشرطة التي تحفزه لأعمال لا قانونية سواء كانت الاعتداءات عليه أو على الناس، القصة للمبتدئين وهي من 42 صفحة.
Saki
Nov 28, 2013 Saki rated it it was ok
Oxford1
Time= 85 minutes
Seven word summary=prison, trouble, true, gang, policeman, dead, bank

What do you think about rich get richer and poor stay poor??
= I think it’s bad because it’s not fair.

This story was boring. I couldn’t understand this book wants to tell me. I don’t want to recommend it.

أسماء
Mar 24, 2015 أسماء rated it really liked it
I feel so sad for ned kelly , i think he was hero and brave, because he helped so many of the poor people, he see that the policemen help the rich people and he try to change it to make his town a better place, i hope i can read more books about his life.
Denicemarcell
I have heard of Ned Kelly but never knew his story. This adult literacy biography gave me the information I was lacking.
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Christine Lindop was born in New Zealand where she began her teaching career. She later taught EFL in France and Spain before settling in Great Britain, and has worked as an editor, proofreader, and writer since 1993.

With Oxford University Press, Christine has worked extensively on the Oxford Bookworms Library and is the Series Editor for Oxford Bookworms Factfiles. Her original titles include Sal
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