Hello students. I’m proud of you for completing years 1 and 2 of our American English course.  In order for you to become a strong intermediate American English learner, you need to be able to read, understand, and discuss abridged American English short stories.  In this lesson, throughout Year 3 of your studies, you will read, listen to, and write about popular American English short stories. Please follow the directions below closely.

  • Study the American English vocabulary below.

Words in This Story

frontier – n. a border between two countries

doorstep – n. a step or series of steps leading up to one of the doors that is used to enter or leave a building

lifeless – adj. Having no life

rifle – n. A gun that has a long barrel and that is held against your shoulder when you shoot it

unconscious – adj. not awake especially because of an injury, drug, etc.

  • Listen to the story.

  • Watch the video and read along.

  • Take the short story quiz.

Take the quiz: https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/2896991/p1.html?isEmbedded=True

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