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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

15: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 15

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. concert noun [kon-surt]
an event at which an orchestra, band, or musician plays or sings in front of an audience
Example: I enjoyed watching Michael Jackson’s concert.

2. cousin noun [kuhz-uh n]
a child of one's aunt or uncle
Example: Harry and I are cousins.

3. doghouse noun [dog-hous, dog-]
a small shelter for a dog
Example: There’s a doghouse in their yard.

4. group noun [groop]
a number of persons or things considered as a collective unit
Example: A group of students sang Christmas songs a while ago.

5. history noun [his-tuh-ree, his-tree]
the whole of time before the present, and all things that happened in that time
Example: I studied the history of this tribe.

6. letter noun [let-er]
a message that you write on a piece of paper and send to someone
Example: Camilla received a love letter from Tony.

7. information noun [in-fer-mey-shuh n]
knowledge from study, experience, or instruction.
Example: The police got new information from the witness.

8. minute noun [min-it]
60 seconds
Example: We waited until twenty minutes to ten, then left.

9. musician noun [myoo-zish-uh n]
a composer, conductor, or performer of music
Example: He was a famous musician in the ‘60s.

10. dictionary noun [dik-shuh-ner-ee]
a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them; wordbook; vocabulary list
Example: I don’t understand this word. Let me look it up in my dictionary.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■concert ■cousin ■doghouse ■group ■information
■letter ■minute ■musician ■dictionary ■history


____________ 1. a child of one's aunt or uncle
____________ 2. a small shelter for a dog
____________ 3. a composer, conductor, or performer of music
____________ 4. a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them; wordbook; vocabulary list
____________ 5. the whole of time before the present, and all things that happened in that time
____________ 6. a message that you write on a piece of paper and send to someone
____________ 7. a number of persons or things considered as a collective unit
____________ 8. the 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds
____________ 9. an event at which an orchestra, band, or musician plays or sings in front of an audience
____________ 10. knowledge from study, experience, or instruction.

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. Sandra received a ________ from the bank.

a. concert
b. cousin
c. history
d. letter

2. I always feel sleepy in _________ class.

a. concert
b. group
c. history
d. letter

3. Peter took a nap for twenty _________ only.

a. dictionary
b. musician
c. history
d. minutes

4. He can play different instruments. He’s really a good _________.

a. concert
b. musician
c. history
d. letter

5. I want to see the musical _________.

a. concert
b. musician
c. letter
d. minutes