Treasure Island (B2)

On the run from Blind Pew and the pirates, Jack and his mother open the chest left by ‘Captain’ Billy Bones. From the Treasure Island Teaching Pack

Gulliver's Travels (B2)

Gulliver’s Travels is a great adventure story - good for all ages and levels. This extract is from from Part Two. Chapter 5

Language Level: Intermediate/Upper Intermediate (CEFr B1/B2)

Gulliver has an enemy - the second smallest person in Brobdingnag- the second smallest person in the room. Extract from Book 2 of a new graded version of the Jonathan Swift classic. Complete text & audio here: https://esolepacks.com/audio-readers/gullivers-travels
Gulliver's Travels
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Gulliver’s adventures with the tiny people of Lilliput and the giants of Brobdingnag

Complete graded reader and audio book covering the first two voyages. This version is ideal for introducing classes to Swift’s classic satire

  • Two audio files (Part 1 & Part 2)

  • Standard M4b files for playback on iTunes & similar.

  • PDF files for text

  • Accessible text format with a contents page, illustrations, line numbers, section & chapter breaks etc.

  • Access to MP3 version on request.

  • Use on computer, tablet, phone etc.

  • Ideal for classroom presentation.

  • Adapted by one of ‘the best writers of language learner materials in English’

Shipwrecked!

The opening of my new version of Gulliver’s Travels - see below

Worksheet * Answers/Notes

Language Level: Intermediate/Upper Intermediate (CEFr B1/B2)

Gulliver sails into a storm on his first voyage.
Gulliver's Travels
3.99 7.99

Gulliver’s adventures with the tiny people of Lilliput and the giants of Brobdingnag

Complete graded reader and audio book covering the first two voyages. This version is ideal for introducing classes to Swift’s classic satire

  • Two audio files (Part 1 & Part 2)

  • Standard M4b files for playback on iTunes & similar.

  • PDF files for text

  • Accessible text format with a contents page, illustrations, line numbers, section & chapter breaks etc.

  • Access to MP3 version on request.

  • Use on computer, tablet, phone etc.

  • Ideal for classroom presentation.

  • Adapted by one of ‘the best writers of language learner materials in English’

IELTS Listening Practice: Alphabet

Where does the word alphabet come from? Short listening with worksheet in IELTS Section 2 format

Lightning Never Strikes Twice? (B2)

In 1942 lightning struck Roy C. Sullivan for the first time. The US park ranger was working up in a lookout tower when a bolt shot through his leg. It knocked his big toenail off.

‘I was lucky,’ Roy told his friends. ‘I can live without one big toenail. And at least it won’t happen again! Lightning never strikes twice in the same place.’

But is that true?

Lightning Strikes Worksheet