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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

18: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 18

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. main adjective [meyn]
most important; principal
Example: The main office of our company is in Manila.

2. native adjective [ney-tiv]
the country where one was born
Example: Japan is my native country.

3. another adjective [uh-nuhth-er]
one more; an additional
Example: He ordered another bowl of noodles. He must be very hungry.

4. delicious adjective [dih-lish-uhs]
very good taste or smell, especially food
Example: The food at this restaurant is very delicious.

5. foreign adjective [fawr-in, for-]
located away from one's native or own country
Example: It is so challenging to be in a foreign land.

6. important adjective [im-pawr-tnt]
having great value, influence or effect
Example: Learning the English language is important for my future job.

7. glad adjective [glad]
Experiencing or exhibiting joy and pleasure, happy
Example: His family was so glad to see him after 10 years of being away from home.

8. same adjective [seym]
identical, similar in kind, quality, quantity, or degree
Example: By coincidence, they both had the same dress on during the party.

9. nearly adverb [neer-lee]
almost but not quite
Example: The shirt nearly fits me.

10. sometime adverb [suhm-tahym]
at some unspecified point of time; at some point in the future
Example: I will see you sometime tomorrow morning.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■main ■native ■another ■delicious ■foreign
■important ■glad ■sometime ■same ■nearly


____________________1. experiencing or exhibiting joy and pleasure, happy
____________________2. one more; an additional
____________________3. located away from one's native or own country
____________________4. at some unspecified point of time; at some point in the future
____________________5. identical, similar in kind, quality, quantity, or degree.
____________________6. very good taste or smell, especially food
____________________7. the country where one was born
____________________8. almost but not quite
____________________9. having great value, influence or effect
____________________10. most important; principal

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. I will meet you ________________ this afternoon.

a. another
b. same
c. later
d. sometime

2. She is very happy to be back in her __________ country.

a. native
b. foreign
c. last
d. alien

3. This document is very _________________ so please take care of it.

a. main
b. same
c. important
d. glad

4. This restaurant serves the most ____________ food in this city. I believe that you will like it.

a. nearly
b. delicious
c. tasteless
d. unpleasant

5. The beach was ___________ empty during the rainy season.

a. sometime
b. same
c. nearly
d. later