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Chapter 5 – English legends“I want to go to Cornwall,” Maurizio tells Fabio. “I read a book about King Arthur.”“Who is King Arthur?” asks Fabio.Maurizio explains. “Understanding the legend of King Arthur is fundamental to understanding English literature.”Fabio yawns (=sbadiglia) , “That is pretty boring, Maurizio.”Maurizio is shocked“Mauri, I don’t care what people did a thousand years ago. I don’t…

due piccole appendici tra le avventure di Fabio e Maurizio.

MANCHESTER MUSIC  [strutture: present simple, past continuous, simple past ] British music is famous and London is a world famous music centre. However, London is not the home of British music.The ‘Mersey Sound’ (the most popular exponents were the Beatles) was born in Liverpool, and Ireland has produced several world class music acts. During the 1980s Manchester became a music…

Quarto capitolo delle avventure di Fabio e Maurizio scritte in un inglese semplice e comprensibile

Chapter 4– At the pub.Some men stop the fight before Fabio is badly hurt. The boys decide they don’t like British football and, particularly, they don’t like British football hooligans. They both like music and spend two weekends in various Manchester nightclubs. Most of the English young people drink a lot of beer. The nightclub they like best is ’The…

Terzo capitolo delle avventure di Fabio e Maurizio

Chapter 3- Manchester Hooligans  (Strutture: simple present, present continuous) The boys hitchhike to Manchester. They wait for two hours at a service station in the rain. Fabio is wearing a thin jacket. He is totally wet. He begins to get angry, very angry.“Why didn’t we get the train?” he asks Maurizio. “You are more Genovese than Roman. You never spend a…

Il secondo capitolo delle avventure di due ragazzi italiani in Inghilterra

Chapter 2 : new friends  (strutture: present simple, present continuous; can, like+ing form ) The four young people soon become friends. They work with each other; they go out in a group in the evenings; and they explore London together. Ingrid and Ute are saving (= stanno risparmiando) money to visit Ireland. The girls live in a hostel in Earl’s…

il primo capitolo delle avventure di Fabio e Maurizo per i ragazzi che vogliono iniziare a leggere in inglese

Chapter 1 – Looking for a job  (strutture: present simple, present continuous) Fabio and Maurizio are in London with only £40. They are standing in Victoria Station. They are wondering what to do. Fabio knows the name of one hotel, The Savoy so they telephone there. A room costs £340 per night. Fabio is desperate. The station is cold and…

An English Holiday. La prima puntata delle avventure di Fabio e Maurizio in Inghilterra

The English Adventures of Fabio and Maurizio Index Introductionchapter 1: looking for a jobchapter 2: new friendschapter 3: Manchester hooliganschapetr 4: at the pubchapter 5: English legends chapter 6:to Glanstonsburychapter 7:St Iveschapter 8:at Tintagelchapter 9:Tintagelchapter 10. the journey to Glastonsbury chapter 11: ways to get into the festival freeChapter 12: the Glastonbury Festival Chapter 13: a question of techniqueChapter 14:…