LES PORTES TORDUES and
LAS PUERTAS RETORCIDAS
French and Spanish Description and Format
(Looking for the ESL/EFL Edition
for ELLs (English Language Learners)? Click here.
- 46 chapters, 165-167 pages, 37 Victorian-like ink illustrations, 8½" X 10¾"
- Bilingual French-English or Spanish-English illustrated mystery and grammar
COMBINED, with easy-to-follow read-along audio CD. NEW! The audio portion of "LES PORTES TORDUES" is also available on
amazonMP3, and CDBaby.com!
- Each chapter cleverly integrates vocabulary, expressions, grammar, tests,
and answers into the mystery
- Precise line-by-line and virtual word-for-word English translation of the French or Spanish text
- The hitch: Students are motivated to learn a chapter (by passing the tests) in order to find out
how the mystery unfolds in the next!
- A must for beginning to intermediate students
and adults, self-learners, foreign language teachers, G/T students, and travelers
- Great for independent study, classrooms,
- Unique mystery-driven format makes
learning French or Spanish fun and exciting. Motivates readers of ALL ages
Complete French or Spanish vocabulary and expression index included with chapter reference.
No dictionaries needed!
- As taught at Purdue University's Gifted Education Resource
Institute, GERI , West Lafayette, Indiana
- Audio book CD (a top ten audio resource!) enhances the suspense and enables the reader
to listen to the story and improve his/her comprehension of spoken French or Spanish. Spanish edition: the native speakers on the CD are from Latin America
- The French and Spanish editions feature the same English text. Buy both the French and Spanish versions
and compare the French, Spanish, and English texts!
- Entirely manufactured in the United States of America
STUDENT & TEACHER FRIENDLY!
- No searching for the English translation or a vocabulary word. It's there!
- No searching for the answer key in a remote appendix. It's there!
- Pages are printed to facilitate comparison between the English text
and the French or Spanish text
Allotted space for note taking
Very easy portability
- Read along and listen to the captivating mystery and improve
or perfect your comprehension of spoken French or Spanish!
- Clear and riveting narration by native-speaking university instructors. Spanish edition: the native speakers are from Latin America
- Composed of 46 tracks covering all 46 gripping chapters of the mystery without
the grammar or vocabulary sections, and doubles as a stand-alone audio book! NEW! The audio portion of "LES PORTES TORDUES" is also available on
amazonMP3, and CDBaby.com!
- Compatible with PC CD-ROMs, Mac CD-ROMs, Car, Portable, and Home Stereos
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LES PORTES TORDUES (The Twisted Doors):
The Scariest Way in the World to Learn French! ISBN 9780971022713
LAS PUERTAS RETORCIDAS (The Twisted Doors):
The Scariest Way in the World to Learn Spanish! ISBN 9780971022720
THE TWISTED DOORS: The Scariest Way in the World to Learn English!
ISBN 9780971022737 (Teacher's ESL/EFL Edition)
ISBN 9780971022744 (Student's ESL/EFL Edition)
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