Jane Wightwick & Mahmoud Gaafar
Arabic Small Wonders gives learners of Arabic the joy of reading at an early stage. The series is suitable for in-class and independent learners of all ages. The books combine carefully controlled vocabulary and grammar, simplified to suit the level of the learner, with informative and enjoyable content. All the books are beautifully illustrated to help provide context and visual stimulation and also provide fascinating cultural and historical facts.
The Hummingbird is a level three book (for intermediate learners). This reader explores topics such as what hummingbirds use to make their nests, how quickly their wings beat, why male hummingbirds have bright plumage, and the significance of hummingbirds in Aztec culture.
- Vocabulary of 800 core words.
- Includes more sophisticated concepts and language
- Further commonly-used structures are introduced
- An increased emphasis on information.
This book is a full colour reader, containing a glossary, comprehension questions and notes. Links are provided in the book to the Arabic Small Wonders website, which gives free access to further resources including printable worksheets and audio tracks.
Paperback, 32pp, 175 x 215mm