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This is the iPhone version. Enjoy this famous story, adapted for learners of English, and improve your English. Read it, listen to it, and look up words you dont know in the glossary. Colour illustrations help you understand important parts of the story. When you finish reading, see how many questions you can get right in the quiz. Listen to a real voice reading the story Read this story and you will read 6,100 words The Canterville Ghost is a Stage 2 Oxford Bookworm Oxford Bookworms go from Starter to Stage 6, from beginner to advanced levelThe story:There has been a ghost in the house for three hundred years, and Lord Canterville's family have had enough of it. So Lord Canterville sells his grand old house to an American family. Mr Hiram B. Otis is happy to buy the house and the ghost - because of course Americans don't believe in ghosts.The Canterville ghost has great plans to frighten the life out of the Otis family. But Americans don't frighten easily - especially not two noisy little boys - and the poor ghost has a few surprises waiting for him.Are you learning English? Enjoy a great story, have fun, and improve your language with Oxford Bookworms! This version of The Canterville Ghost has been specially adapted for language learners by John Escott. Research shows that the more you read, the more your language improves.
What's new in this version:
Minor change to user interface. Change to screen design for iPhone 5.