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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

21: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 21

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. date noun [deyt]
the day, month, and year
Example: The date today is July 20, 2012.

2. return verb [ri-turn]
to go back to an earlier condition or place
Example: After twenty years, Joseph returned to Japan from the U.S.A.

3. pick verb [pik]
to select from a group
Example: The best tennis player of our class was picked to join the university tennis team.

4. bake verb [beyk]
to cook food with dry heat, usually in an oven
Example: Her hobby is baking cookies.

5. draw verb [draw]
to make a picture usually by using pencil, crayons, etc.
Example: She could draw a simple house at the age of three.

6. understand verb [uhn-der-stand]
to see or know the meaning of something, to learn
Example: I can understand the difference between the words “beside” and “besides”.

7. begin verb [bih-gin]
to take the first step, start
Example: Babies begin to walk between the ages of one and two.

8. spend verb [spend]
to pay out (money), to use up
Example: I spent ten dollars for a movie ticket.

9. cover verb [kuhv-er]
to place something over to protect or hide; to spread over the surface
Example: The snow covered the ground during winter.

10. miss verb [mis]
to fail to hit, reach, catch, meet, contact, perceive, understand, or experience
Example: The soccer player missed the penalty kick.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■date ■return ■pick ■bake ■draw
■understand ■begin ■spend ■cover ■miss


____________________1. to take the first step, start
____________________2. to see or know the meaning of something, to learn
____________________3. to pay out (money), to use up
____________________4. to place something over to protect or hide; to spread over the surface
____________________5. to select from a group
____________________6. to fail to hit, reach, catch, meet, contact, perceive, understand, or experience
____________________7. the day, month, and year
____________________8. to make a picture usually by using pencil, crayons, etc.
____________________9. to go back to an earlier condition or place
____________________10. to cook food with dry heat, usually in an oven

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. The school will ___________ the best pianist of our class to join the contest.

a. pick
b. hide
c. hit
d. draw

2. I ___________ 400 dollars on the dress that I am going to wear at the party.

a. hide
b. spent
c. draw
d. pick

3. Is July 29, 2012 the __________ of your wedding?

a. time
b. calendar
c. moment
d. date

4. I will lend you the book but promise to_______________ it tomorrow morning. I will use it too.

a. spent
b. borrow
c. return
d.hide

5. Did you ______________ this bread?

a. sauté
b. bake
c. cook
d. boil