Effat University Library Catalog
Bladon, Rachel.

Japan / Rachel Bladon. - [New ed.] - Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013. - 56 p. : ill. col., col. map ; 22 cm. - Oxford bookworms library. Factfiles. Stage 1 Oxford bookworms. Stage 1 (400 headwords) . - Oxford bookworms library. Factfiles. Stage 1. .

Included in the reader: Activities (Before reading ; While reading ; After reading). Word count: 5,354.

Old meets new -- Emperors, samurai, and shoguns -- Earthquakes and volcanoes -- Life in Japan -- Language and customs -- Sport and culture -- Tokyo -- Other places to visit -- Japanese food -- Into the future.

What is Japan? It is everything new and modern: the Tokyo Sky Tree, 634 metres high; amazing camera and phones; karaoke and manga; trains going past at 300 kilometres an hour. And it is everthing timeless too: beautiful palaces; high mountains and hot springs; cherry blossom; queit gardens with water and trees. Here the past meets the future all the time. From sumo wrestlers to robots, Japan has something amazing for everybody.

ESL students: Stage 2 (CEFR: A2-B1).

9780194236690 (pbk.) 0194236692 (pbk.)


Readers for new literates.
High interest-low vocabulary books.
Reading comprehension--Problems, exercises, etc.

Japan--Description and travel.

FIC / BLA 2013