The Elves and the Shoemaker

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! In The Elves and The Shoemaker a poor shoemaker prepares his last piece of leather to work on before turning in for bed. In the morning, he is amazed to find the shoes already made. Selling these to a grateful customer, his financial …

Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer Story

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Hello guys, today we are going to be talking about the famous and known book of Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer. The first edition of this book came out in the year 1939, was written by Robert L. May, and published by Montgomery Ward. …

The Little Match Girl

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The Little Match Girl is probably one of the most known New Year’s Stories, yet there are a few versions with some differences between them. The original tale written by Hans Christian Andersen tells us about a poor little girl, bareheaded and barefoot, …

The Gift of the Magi

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The gift of the Magi is one of the most famous stories by O. Henry, whose real name is William Sydney Porter (Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, September 11th 1862 – New York City, USA, July 5th 1910). His stories are known for their …

A Christmas Carol

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843 and illustrated by John Leech. A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the …

Jingle Bells

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Jingle Bells is the most iconic Christmas song all-time, everybody recognizes this melody and matches it directly with Christmas; but, did you know that the original Jingle bells song was not meant to be for Christmas? The original version of this song was …

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Song

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer started in 1939 with  Robert May. He worked for Montgomery Ward, a department store. Every year, they gave away free Christmas colouring books, they decided to create their own book. They gave the task of writing …