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4 e-book sequence of reproducible low point ESL/EFL/Literacy examining and dialogue texts. every one unit examines a component of the yankee event that would surely curiosity and tell not just immigrants to the us but in addition inexperienced persons in another country who need to know extra in regards to the humans, background, geography and tradition of this nice state. even supposing the passages are restricted to an user-friendly point of language trouble, their sort is still vibrant and actual. Readers may be encouraged by way of the braveness of Harriet Tubman, awed by means of the great thing about the Grand Canyon, fascinated with the paintings of the F.B.I., and stunned through the occasions surrounding Watergate. ebook 3: issues A: car B: Baseball C: structure D: Democracy E: Emancipation Proclamation F: F.B.I. G: long past With the Wind H: Harlem Globetrotters I: Iroquois League J: Jazz ok: Kentucky Derby L: Lewis and Clark day trip M: Marine Corps. N: Negro Leagues O: O´Leary´s Cow P: Postal provider Q: region Horse R: Ringling Brothers S: Statue of Liberty T: tv U: usa V: Veto W: battle of the Worlds X: Xerography Y: Yorktown crusade Z: Zoos

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2) The early years for the Harlem Globetrotters were gruelling. Life was especially difficult because the players were African American. 3) The Globetrotters have become so popular because of their displays of ball-handling skills and the comedy they worked into their play. 4) The Globetrotters have had audiences with Popes and visits with world leaders, and have made people laugh and ooh-and-aah all over the world. The Globetrotters were on the Ed Sullivan Show. They made movies and had their own television specials.

S. UNDERSTANDING WHAT YOU READ 1) The first democratic governments were established in certain city-states of ancient Greece. By the 5th century BC the city of Athens had emerged as history’s first democracy. ” Citizens participated in governing by being eligible for a large variety of executive and judicial offices, some of which were filled by elections while others were assigned by lot. 2) The origin of modern parliaments and legislative assemblies is medieval Europe, where subjects sent representatives to consult with the king in an effort to ensure they were treated fairly.

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