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The Ironing Man Level 3 (Cambridge English Readers)

by Colin Campbell

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Marina wanted to appear someone to help her housework because her hasband hat to work hardly and leht her. One day,someone actually appeared and he ironed the clothes,that things was what she didn't want to do. Marina conducted a reserch,but she didn't know what to do and...
I thought Marina wanted to work,but because of countryside,she couldn't. So she had no choice but to play with another man. This book made me laugh so much,and I have finished reading very quickly. Also, I can compere Englsh between England and America. ( )
  pooon | Dec 21, 2011 |
Tom and Marina has been married for almost three years.The first two and a half years in London,but now they live in a small,boring village.They meet some strange and funny people.
I don't understand this book is comedy.I think this is a difference between American and Japanese.The detective is a nice guy,I think. ( )
  yuzuo | Nov 26, 2011 |
Marina is a housewife lives in a small village. She is very tired of her dailylife and hates especially 'Ironing'.But one day a strange man appears...
This story was a little complicated for me. It was hard to understand the context. Perhaps that's why I was attracted to the mysterious man. ( )
  birdcolor | Jul 26, 2011 |
Marina and Tom are a married couple.They moved to a small village from London.Marina is bored with the monotonous life at the place.So she wishes anyone did houseworks instead of her.

I think that modern women have a feeling like Marina.And I also have it.But I don't want to spent like Marina and Tom.Because I don't like changes so much. ( )
  eimu | Jul 8, 2011 |
Tom and Marina have been married for about three years and they live in small village.Before they moved to small village,they lived in London.So Marina doesn't like her daily life and want someone to help housework.One day,a man came their house and helped to iron.Why the ironing man came Tom's house?
I think this story is difficult and there are some scene I can't underutand. So it takes a long time to read this book.But I think the reason why the ironing man visit at Tom's house was good. ( )
  dressy | Jun 28, 2011 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 052166621X, Paperback)

Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. At seven levels, from Starter to Advanced, this impressive selection of carefully graded readers offers exciting reading for every student's capabilities. A young man appears at the door and seems to be the answer to Marina's wishes. She and her husband Tom have moved from London to a quiet village, and Marina is bored with her life, as it seems she does nothing but housework. One day she wishes for somebody to help with the ironing, and the 'ironing man' appears. Not only does he help Marina with the housework, but he also helps Tom realise just how important Marina is to him. Paperback-only version. Also available with Audio CDs including complete text recordings from the book.

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