„It’s a crime against our language to use the writer’s wooden characters and dialogue in the classroom.“
Max Davidson is not amused: How can Agatha Christie be used to teach foreigners English? His view about the rewritten novels at telegraph.co.uk.
„A new series of simplified, abridged Agatha Christie novels are set to introduce non-native English speakers to the glory of the British murder mystery.“
Alison Flood reports on the new versions of 20 detective novels produced for ‚upper intermediate‘ English language learners. Read (and learn) more at guardian.co.uk.