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15:英検対策準2級(Eiken Grade Pre-2)

21: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 21

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. cloth noun (klȯth)
material used for making clothes, curtains etc that is made by weaving fibers
Example: I need a silk cloth for my dress.

2. couple noun (kə-pəl)
two persons married, engaged, or otherwise romantically paired
Example: The couple went on a date.

3. experience noun (ik-spir-ē-ən(t)s)
direct observation of or participation in events as a basis of knowledge
Example: I have two years experience in teaching Spanish.

4. fact noun (fakt)
the quality of being actual
Example: The story of the movie is based on facts.

5. future adective (fyü-chər)
events that have not yet taken place
Example: Planning for your future is very important.

6. internet noun (in-tər-net)
a computer system that allows people in different parts of the world to exchange information
Example: Do you have internet access?

7. madam noun (ma-dəm)
LADY —used without a name as a form of respectful or polite address to a woman
Example: Can I have your order, madam?

8. puppet noun, often attributive (pə-pət)
a small model of a person or animal that you can move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it
Example: Most children enjoy puppet shows.

9. accident noun (ak-sə-dənt)
an unforeseen and unplanned event or circumstance
Example: There was an accident on Kettle Street yesterday.

10. century noun (sen(t)-sh(ə-)rē)
a period of 100 years
Example: The country changed a lot within the past century.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■cloth ■experience ■fact ■future ■internet
■couple ■madam ■puppet ■accident ■century


___________ 1. a period of 100 years
___________ 2. an unforeseen and unplanned event or circumstance
___________ 3. a small model of a person or animal that you can move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it
___________ 4. LADY —used without a name as a form of respectful or polite address to a woman
___________ 5. a computer system that allows people in different parts of the world to exchange information.
___________ 6. a pliable material made usually by weaving, felting, or knitting natural or synthetic fibers and filaments
___________ 7. two persons married, engaged, or otherwise romantically paired
___________ 8. direct observation of or participation in events as a basis of knowledge
___________ 9. the quality of being actual
___________ 10. events that have not yet taken place

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. This ________is not suitable for a wedding gown.

a. couple
b. cloth
c. puppet
d. century

2. The car ________caused heavy traffic.

a. experience
b. fact
c. future
d. accident

3. _________lets you get information easily.

a. couple
b. cloth
c. internet
d. accident

4. You should save money for your_________.

a. future
b. puppet
c. accident
d. experience

5. This palace is a ________ of years old already.

a. couple
b. palace
c. fact
d. madam