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15:英検対策準2級(Eiken Grade Pre-2)

15: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 15

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. Grade noun [greyd]
the level or standard of an object, a place or a person
Example: I will take the EIKEN Grade Pre-2 test next week.

2. Health noun [helth]
the condition of a person, place or thing; the state of being well or ill
Example: My grandfather is 85-years-old, but he is in good health.

3. Match noun [mach]
one that is exactly like another, equal or similar with another
Example: This color matches the other.

4. Neighbor noun [ney-ber]
the person who lives near or next to one another
Example: My neighbors are very friendly. They always say “Hi” or “Hello” to everyone.

5. Novel noun [nov-uhl]
a book telling a long story
Example: The novel about the lives of national heroes is very in demand among students.
Note: We also use the word novel as an adjective when we talk about something new, different or unusual. For example, He has a novel idea.

6. Performance noun [per-fawr-muhns]
doing or performing a work or role in front of people or an audience; dramatic or musical entertainment
Example: The performance of the actors is excellent.

7. Restroom noun
a room with toilets that is available to the public
Example: Where is the restroom of this restaurant?

8. Route noun [root, rout]
a highway, a way to go somewhere, a road
Abbreviation: Rt. or Rte.
Example: This is the shortest route to go to the center of the city.

9. Secret adjective [see-krit]
hidden from knowledge or view; unknown to, or not told to other people
Example: She keeps her disease secret from everybody.

10. Statement noun [steyt-muhnt]
a message that is stated by writing or speech; a declaration
Example: Because he always tells lies, no one would believe his statement.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■performance ■grade ■health ■match ■restroom
■route ■secret ■statement ■symbol ■neighbor


____________________1. a road, course, or way for travel from one place to another
____________________2. a dramatic or musical entertainment
____________________3. a highway, a way to go somewhere, a road
____________________4. a message that is stated by writing or speech; a declaration
____________________5. the level or standard of an object, place or a person
____________________6. one that is exactly like another, equal or similar with another
____________________7. a book telling a long story in prose
____________________8. a thing that is regarded as representing or standing for another
____________________9. the person who lives near or next to one another
____________________10. the condition of an organism, the state of being well or ill

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. Which ___________ is the fastest to go to Shinjuku?

a. choice
b. route
c. street
d. performance

2. The ______________ of the dancer is remarkable.

a. choice
b. route
c. street
d. performance

3. I live in the countryside. All the ____________ know each other.

a. performance
b. route
c. neighbors
d. grade

4. Doctors are responsible for the _____________ of their patients.

a. neighbors
b. health
c. poor
d. food

5. That man is very mysterious. Some people say he keeps lots of ____________ inside his house.

a. health
b. secrets
c. revelation
d. announcement