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First, do these activities: vocabulary. Listen to the recording if necessary: MP3. Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Click the this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues! Finally, do the quiz.

Primero, haz la actividad de vocabulario. Escucha la grabación si es necesario. Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.


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Modified extracts from Wikipedia
Pottermore is a website by J. K. Rowling, developed by TH_NK and by Sony. The website will sell e-book and audiobook versions of the seven Harry Potter novels, as as provide over 18,000 words of additional content including background details and .
The website will open to everyone on October 1, 2011.

Users are able to participate in interactive reading experiences or "moments" beginning with the first book “Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone”, which has 90,000 words. Users can move through the chapters and "follow" Harry as well as collect such as potion ingredients, books and galleons (a wizard coin), many of which earn you house points once you are . Among other things, users are able to visit Diagon Alley, learn spells, other users and create potions. Students from different houses compete with each other for the House Cup by gaining house points mainly through the dueling and -making. This type of virtual reading experience has generated concern about the potential reaction of established online book retailers such as Amazon. Pottermore is free to join. Buying audiobooks is not directly related to anything else on the site.
Pottermore had been in development for two years since its incorporation in April 2009. The Cauldron's Melissa Anelli has been involved with the project since October 2009. Various Harry Potter fan sites including The Leaky Cauldron, MuggleNet and HPANA have helped to publicize the grand opening of Pottermore.
The website has attracted Harry Potter fans of all ages. Fans of the series responded well to the experience and quality of the website, considering the website to be a "magical portal," at the detail and "" about the images "coming to life" before their very eyes. Entertainment Weekly gave their of the website and that the website was in fact not a game to sell e-books and audiobooks, but a website that "will at least let you experience some of the fun of living in the world of Harry Potter."