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Learning English Through Short Stories

PolyU

Learning English Through Short Stories aims to increase YOUR reading proficiency, develop YOUR language and literacy skills, cultivate an interest in reading and help YOU to appreciate English literature.

There will be 10 short stories in this course:

- The Model Millionaire
- the Gift of the Magi
- The Red-Headed League
- Hills like White Elephants
- Eveline
- The Diamond Necklace
- the Country of the Blind
- Babylon Revisited
- Lottery

The course will look at the full texts of the short stories, and encourage critical reading. There will be both a literature and a language focus section.

Course Staff

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Ellen Mok

Ellen is an Instructor at the ELC, HKPolyU. Find out more about Ellen here.

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Jessica Xia

Jessica is a Teaching Fellow at the ELC, HKPolyU. Find out more about Jessica here.

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Adam Forrester

Adam is an Associate Director at the ELC, HKPolyU. Find out more about Adam here.

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