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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

12: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 12

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. country noun [kuhn-tree]
a nation or state
Example: China is a very huge country.

2. meeting noun [mee-ting]
an occasion when people gather to discuss things and make decisions
Example: I have a 3p.m. meeting tomorrow.

3. newspaper noun [nooz-pey-per, nyooz-, noos-, nyoos-]
a publication, usually issued daily or weekly, containing current news, editorials, feature articles, and usually advertising.
Example: She buys a newspaper every morning.

4. scientist noun [sahy-uh n-tist]
someone who is trained in science, especially someone whose job is to do scientific research
Example: His dream is to be a scientist.

5. stop verb [stop]
to prevent someone from doing something, or to prevent something from happening ■Example: The rain has stopped.

6. area noun [air-ee-uh]
a roughly bounded part of the space on a surface
Example: We always eat in the dining area.

7. aunt noun [ant, ahnt]
the sister of your mother or father, or the wife of your uncle
Example: I like visiting my aunt and uncle.

8. company noun [kuhm-puh-nee]
an organization that provides services, or that makes or sells goods for money
Example: Max works for a large car company.

9. cookie noun [koo k-ee]
a small, sweet biscuit
Example: My mom baked some cookies.

10. farmer noun [fahr-mer]
a person who operates a farm
Example: His father is a farmer.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■country ■area ■meeting ■newspaper ■stop
■scientist ■aunt ■company ■cookie ■farmer


_____________ 1. someone who is trained in science, especially someone whose job is to do scientific research
_____________ 2. a person who operates a farm
_____________ 3. an organization that provides services, or that makes or sells goods for money
_____________ 4. a roughly bounded part of the space on a surface; a region:
_____________ 5. a publication, usually issued daily or weekly, containing current news, editorials, feature articles, and usually advertising.
_____________ 6. the sister of your mother or father, or the wife of your uncle
_____________ 7. a nation or state.
_____________ 8. a small, sweet biscuit
_____________ 9. to prevent someone from doing something, or to prevent something from happening
_____________ 10. an occasion when people gather to discuss things and make decisions

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. The __________ will start at 2:00pm.

a. meeting
b. newspaper
c. farmer
d. company

2. I want to make __________ for my kids.

a. meetings
b. cookies
c. farmers
d. newspapers

3. Being a __________ is not easy. You always work under the heat of the sun.

a. meeting
b. cookies
c. farmer
d. company

4. I read the __________ every morning.

a. meeting
b. cookies
c. farmer
d. newspaper

5. She works for a glass __________.

a. newspaper
b. cookies
c. farmer
d. company