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13:英検対策3級(Eiken Grade 3)

23: Eiken Grade 3 Vocabularies Lesson 23

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. join verb [join]
to put or bring together to form a group
Example: Lester joined the football team of his university.

2. show verb [shoh]
to allow to be seen; display.
Example: She showed me her new mobile phone yesterday.

3. become verb [bih-kuhm]
to come or grow to be
Example: As she ages, she becomes more beautiful.

4. hold verb [hohld]
to have and keep in one's hand or grip
Example: My mother holds me whenever we cross the street.

5. win verb [win]
to achieve victory or success, to get a prize
Example: Japan’s women's soccer team won the first game of the Olympics.

6. put verb [poot]
to place in a specified location; set
Example: She put the key inside her wallet.

7. move verb [moov]
to change one’s position from one point to another
Example: He moved the desk near him.

8. try verb [trahy] (tr )
to make an effort to do something
Example: It was her first time to try making Sushi.

9. decide verb [dih-sahyd]
to make a decision, to get the result
Example: She decided to quit her job because of the low salary.

10. hope verb [hohp]
to wish for something with expectation that it will happen; to expect
Example: He hopes that his salary will increase next year.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■join ■show ■become ■hold ■win
■put ■move ■try ■decide ■hope


____________________1. to have and keep in one's hand or grip
____________________2. To place in a specified location; set
____________________3. to allow to be seen; display.
____________________4. To make an effort to do something
____________________5. to achieve victory or success, to get a prize
____________________6. to put or bring together to form a group
____________________7. to wish for something with the expectation that it will happen
____________________8. to make an effort to do something
____________________9. to change one’s position from one point to another
____________________10. to come or grow to be

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. After thinking for a long time, she ____________ to study in England for two years.

a. thought
b. decided
c. moved
d. forgot

2. ___________ your books under your desk.

a. hold
b. join
c. put
d. become

3. You have to ___________ it again. It is always difficult to do it for the first time.

a. become
b. forget
c. try
d. give up

4. Please _______________ your chair forward.

a. move
b. try
c. become
d. join

5. Who ______________ the game? I should congratulate them.

a. lost
b. won
c. gave up
d. draw