15：英検対策準2級（Eiken Grade Pre-2）
09: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 9
Part 1: Vocabulary words
to become greater or larger, to reproduce
■Example: The number of people in the Philippines increases every year.
2. introduce verb [in-truh-doos, -dyoos]
to present (someone) by name to another
■Example: She introduced her teacher to her mother.
3. prefer verb [pri-fur]
to choose or be in the habit of choosing as more desirable or as having more value
■Example: I prefer coffee to tea.
4. relax verb [ri-laks]
to become less tight or tense, to become less worried, to rest completely
■Example: The doctor gave him a pill to make him relax.
5. run verb [ruhn]
to move quickly, faster than walking
■Example: He runs with his dog every morning.
6. save verb [seyv]
to rescue from harm, danger, or loss.
■Example: The veterinarian saved my dog’s life.
7. add verb [ad]
to combine by forming a sum, to join or unite to increase in size, quantity or quality
■Example: We need to add new soccer members to complete the team.
8. agree verb [uh-gree]
to accept an opinion, to think or say the same
■Example: I agree with her suggestion.
9. appear verb [uh-peer]
to become visible, to look or seem as if
■Example: The children were very excited when the airplane appeared in the sky.
10. director noun [dih-rek-ter, dahy-]
a person that controls or manages
■Example: She is the best music director in our town.
Part 2: Exercise 1
Give the word being asked for each number.
____________________1. to move quickly, faster than walking
____________________2. to choose or be in the habit of choosing as more desirable or as having more value
____________________3. to combine by forming a sum, to join or unite to increase in size, quantity or quality
____________________4. to become greater or larger, to reproduce
____________________5. to rescue from harm, danger, or loss.
____________________6. to become visible, to look or seem as if
____________________7. a person that controls or manages
____________________8. to become less tight or tense, to become less worried, to rest completely
____________________9. to accept opinion, to think or say the same
____________________10. to present (someone) by name to another
Part 2: Exercise 2
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.
1. The leader __________ with one of the members’ suggestions to change the color of their shoes.
2. The boy ____________ very fast when he saw the old man looking at him.
3. My mother _______________ silver to gold.
4. The child thinks that superheroes like Batman who ___________ lives are real.
5. Please _____________ more sugar to my coffee. The taste is too strong.