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15:英検対策準2級(Eiken Grade Pre-2)

22: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 22

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. front noun (frənt)
the surface of something that faces forwards
Example: The front design is really pretty.

2. guess verb (ges)
to form an opinion of from little or no evidence
Example: It’s hard to guess the answer.

3. professor noun (prə-fe-sər)
a faculty member of the highest academic rank at an institution of higher education
Example: My professor in Math is an old woman.

4. sale noun (sāl)
the act of selling; the transfer of ownership from one person to another for a price
Example: The sale for this month is really good.

5. traffic noun, often attributive (tra-fik)
the vehicles that are travelling in an area at a particular time
Example: There’s heavy traffic on Linen Avenue now.

6. vehicle noun (vē-ə-kəl)
a machine that you travel in or on, especially one with an engine that travels on roads, for example, a car, bus, van, truck, or motorcycle
Example: Watch out for fast oncoming vehicles.

7. character noun (ker-ik-tər)
the qualities that make up someone's personality
Example: Carol’s character is unbelievable. She’s so selfish.

8. gift noun (gift)
something that you give to someone as a present
Example: Paul bought a gift for his girlfriend.

9. mistake verb (mə-stāk)
something that you have not done correctly
Example: I won't make the same mistake again!

10. passenger noun (pa-sən-jər)
someone who travels in a motor vehicle, aircraft, train, or ship but is not the driver or one of the people who works on it
Example: The passengers waited for the bus for an hour.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■front ■professor ■character ■traffic ■sale
■guess ■mistake ■passenger ■vehicle ■gift


__________ 1. the vehicles that are travelling in an area at a particular time
__________ 2. a machine that you travel in or on, especially one with an engine that travels on roads, for example, a car, bus, van, truck, or motorcycle
__________ 3. the qualities that make up someone's personality
__________ 4. something that you give to someone as a present
__________ 5. something that you have not done correctly
__________ 6. someone who travels in a motor vehicle, aircraft, train, or ship but is not the driver or one of the people who works on it
__________ 7. the surface of something that faces forwards
__________ 8. to form an opinion of from little or no evidence
__________ 9. a faculty member of the highest academic rank at an institution of higher education
__________ 10. the act of selling; the transfer of ownership from one person to another for a price

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. My _________ told me that I failed the exam.

a. mistake
b. character
c. guess
d. professor

2. I like her _________. She’s very cheerful.

a. character
b. mistake
c. gift
d. guess

3. Huge _________ are not allowed on this narrow road.

a. professors
b. mistakes
c. passengers
d. vehicles

4. You’re making a _________. It’s not the right answer.

a. vehicle
b. mistake
c. passenger
d. traffic

5. Sorry we’re late. We were stuck in _________.

a. vehicle
b. sale
c. mistake
d. traffic