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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

17: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 17

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. also adverb [awl-soh]
in addition; besides, too
Example: He is studying English, but he is also studying Spanish.

2. again adverb [uh-gen, uh-geyn]
once more or another time
Example: I never saw the shooting stars again.

3. around adverb [uh-round]
on all sides
Example: There are lots of trees around the house.

4. before adverb [bih-fawr, -fohr]
earlier in time, in front, ahead
Example: Please prepare your lesson before the start of the class.

5. tired adjective [tahyuhrd]
loss of energy, bored, used too much
Example: I am very tired after working for ten hours.

6. useful adjective [yoos-fuhl]
having a beneficial use; being of use or service, helpful
Example: The air conditioner is very useful every summer and winter.

7. warm adjective (wôrm) [wawrm]
having a comfortable and moderate degree of heat
Example: It is warm during spring.

8. hungry adjective [huhng-gree]
Experiencing a desire or need for food.
Example: I did not eat my breakfast so I am very hungry now.

9. difficult adjective [dif-i-kuhlt, -kuhlt]
hard to do, demanding some effort or skill
Example: It is difficult for me to study the Chinese language.

10. fine adjective [fahyn]
superior quality, skill, or appearance
Example: Shakespeare is a very fine writer.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■also ■again ■around ■before ■tired
■useful ■warm ■hungry ■difficult ■fine


____________________1. having a comfortable and moderate degree of heat
____________________2. in addition; besides, too
____________________3. hard to do, demanding some effort or skill
____________________4. earlier in time, in front, ahead
____________________5. experiencing a desire or need for food.
____________________6. on all sides
____________________7. superior quality, skill, or appearance
____________________8. having a beneficial use; being of use or service, helpful
____________________9. loss of energy, bored, used too much
____________________10. once more or another time

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. They know the correct answer to the question and I know it ___________.

a. also
b. besides
c. furthermore
d. hence

2. ________ you leave the room, please make sure you turn off the lights.

a. besides
b. again
c. also
d. before

3. This book is not easy to understand because of the ____________ words used by the author.

a. fine
b.difficult
c. useful
d. warm

4. The company is looking for a __________ photographer.

a. fine
b.difficult
c. hungry
d. warm

5. I hope disasters like the tsunami will never happen ___________.

a. again
b. besides
c. furthermore
d. hence