HRBS Classics: Bartleby the Scrivener + MP3 Audio CD
Author: Herman Melville, Adapted by Maria Cleary
Paperback: 76 pages
Level: 5 - B1 Morality | Society
* Recording in American English
When Bartleby comes to work for an elderly Manhattan lawyer he seems to be a great addition to the company. One day Bartleby is asked to help check a document and he replies calmly: " I would prefer not to". This, to the dismay of his employer, soon becomes his response to all requests and he gradually stops working completely, spending his days looking out at the brick wall three feet away.
Helbling Readers Blue Series Classics A series of well-known classic stories by world-famous authors that have been chosen, and adapted, to appeal to teenage and young adult readers. Careful selection of stories with suitable content and language level has allowed the flavour of the originals to remain.
Reflection Boxes throughout the stories draw links between the themes explored and the students' own experience.
*Packed with practical ideas and activities to make the most of your Helbling Readers, with photocopiable worksheets and drama resources.
Level 4 - A2/B1
Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools Trinity: 4,5
causative have; could/was able to/managed to; first conditional; futures together; had to/didn't have to; how long...?; make and let; may/can/could for permission; might for future possibility; present and past passive; present perfect plus yet, already, just; shall/could for offers; want/ask/tell someone to do something
Level 5 - B1
Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools Trinity: 5,6
defining relative clauses; future continuous; modal verb would; non-defining relative clauses; past perfect; present perfect continuous; present perfect future; reported speech/Verbs/questions; second conditional (wish); used to/used to doing; used to/would; second conditional