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15:英検対策準2級(Eiken Grade Pre-2)

11: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 11

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. cause noun [kawz]
something or someone that is responsible for an action or result
Example: Smoking is one of the most common causes of death and disease.

2. continue verb [kuhn-tin-yoo]
to last or keep on, to keep doing over a period of time
Example: Please continue reading until page 2.

3. dress verb [dres]
to put clothes on
Example: The mother dresses the baby.

4. follow verb [fol-oh]
to come or go after; to accept an order or a command
Example: Please follow the instructions when answering the questions.

5. graduate verb [graj-oo-eyt]
to be given an academic degree or diploma from a school or a university
Example: She graduated from the University of California.

6. guess verb [ges]
to predict a result without enough information
Example: Because of your voice, I would guess you are 50 years old.

7. marry verb [mar-ee]
to join in marriage, to become husband or wife
Example: She will marry her longtime boyfriend next week.

8. protect verb [pruh-tekt]
to keep from being damaged or to keep safe
Example: The parents protect their children from any harm.

9. search verb [surch]
to do a careful examination to find or discover something
Example: I am searching for the title of the book on the internet.

10. set verb [set]
to put in a specific position or state; to place
Example: She sets the book on the table.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■search ■set ■cause ■continue ■dress
■follow ■graduate ■guess ■protect ■marry


____________________1. to predict a result without enough information
____________________2. to put in a specified position or state; to place
____________________3. to join in marriage, to become husband or wife
____________________4. to be given an academic degree or diploma from a school or university
____________________5. to last or keep on, to keep doing over a period of time
____________________6. to do a careful examination to find or discover something
____________________7. to keep from being damaged or to keep safe
____________________8. one that is responsible for an action or result
____________________9. to come or go after; to accept an order or command
____________________10. to put clothes on

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. She ___________ from the University of Tokyo. She is working now as a professor at Osaka University.

a. lived
b. graduated
c. searched
d. studying

2. The mother ______________ everywhere for her missing child.

a. studied
b. searched
c. hid
d. rested

3. The students should ______________ the rules of the school. If they do not, they will be suspended.

a. search
b. graduate
c. follow
d. disobey

4. Please do not ____________ telling that horror story. I am very scared now.

a. follow
b. stop
c. start
d. continue

5. After years of studying and hard work, she finally made up her mind and decided to ___________ her childhood boyfriend who is patiently waiting for her to settle down.

a. continue
b. fight
c. divorce
d. marry