14：英検対策2級（Eiken Grade 2）
01: Eiken Grade 2 Vocabularies Lesson 1
Part 1: Vocabulary words
to be or place oneself at rest in a flat, horizontal position
■Example: After a long tiring day, he lay on the bed to rest.
2. manage verb [man-ij]
to direct or control the use of; to handle:
■Example: Our leader manages our team very well.
3. persuade verb [per-sweyd]
to cause to believe; convince
■Example: After hearing his reasons, his boss was persuaded to give him some days off.
4. recover verb [ree-kuhv-er]
to get back; regain; to get back to a normal state
■Example:She completely recovered from her sickness.
5. reform verb [ree-fawrm]
to improve by changing, correction of error; to remove mistakes; to improve one's behavior
■Example: The people of this country want to reform the government.
6. amaze verb [uh-meyz]
to feel great wonder or surprise
■Example: The audience was amazed by the magician.
7. attend verb [uh-tend]
to be present at
■Example: She attended five meetings today.
8. blame verb [bleym]
to hold responsible; to place responsibility
■Example: Some politicians blame the media for showing only the negative side.
9. bury verb [ber-ee]
to put in the ground, to place a dead body in a grave or a tomb
■Example: She buried her pet’s dead body under the tree.
10. combine verb [kuhm-bahyn]
to unite; to join two or more things together
■Example: They combined their teams to become stronger.
Part 2: Exercise 1
Give the word being asked for each number.
____________________1. to get back; regain; to get back to a normal state
____________________2. to feel great wonder or surprise
____________________3. to improve by changing, correction of error; to remove mistakes; to improve one's behavior
____________________4. to hold responsible; to place responsibility
____________________5. to direct or control the use of; to handle:
____________________6. to unite; to join two or more things together
____________________7. to cause to believe; convince
____________________8. to put in the ground, to place a dead body in a grave or a tomb
____________________9. to be or place oneself at rest in a flat, horizontal position
____________________10. to be present at
Part 2: Exercise 2
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.
1) Many tourists were _________________ to see the Kinkakuji temple in Kyoto. They were all surprised at its beauty.
2) He is ______________ from a serious illness. His medicines are working well.
3) The criminal’s wife said she did everything she could to _____________ her husband, but he did not change.
4) The salesman finally __________________ the couple to buy the more expensive ring.
5) The driver ________________ the wet road for the accident.