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15:英検対策準2級(Eiken Grade Pre-2)

17: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 17

Part 1: Vocabulary words

1. lead verb (lēd)
to direct on a course or in a direction
Example: The tour guide leads them to the cave.

2. raise verb (rāz)
to put something in a higher place or position
Example: The students are raising their hands in class.

3. solve verb (sälv, sȯlv)
to find a solution, explanation, or answer for
Example: I can’t solve my own problem.

4. wake verb (wāk)
to be or remain awake
Example: Wake me up at 5:00am.

5. waste noun (wāst)
a situation in which time, money, or energy is used without bringing any useful result
Example: The waste bin is already full.

6. advise verb (əd-vīz)
to give (someone) a recommendation about what should be done : to give advice to
Example: Martha advised her husband to see a doctor.

7. arrange verb (ə-rānj)
to put into a proper order
Example: They arranged the seats for the meeting.

8. belong verb (bi-lȯŋ, bē-)
to be owned by someone
Example: This car belongs to me.

9. celebrate verb (se-lə-brāt)
to do something enjoyable in order to show that an occasion or event is special
Example: How are you going to celebrate your birthday?

10. cheer noun (chir)
to give a loud shout of happiness or approval
Example: The crowd cheered during the game.

Part 2: Exercise 1



Give the word being asked for each number.

■advise ■lead ■arrange ■raise ■belong
■cheer ■solve ■wake ■waste ■celebrate


___________ 1. to cause or help to rise to a standing position
___________ 2. to find a solution, explanation, or answer for
___________ 3. to put something in a higher place or position
___________ 4. to be or remain awake
___________ 5. to direct on a course or in a direction
___________ 6. to perform (a sacrament or solemn ceremony) publicly and with appropriate rites
___________ 7. to give (someone) a recommendation about what should be done : to give advice to
___________ 8. to put into a proper order or into a correct or suitable sequence, relationship, or adjustment

Part 2: Exercise 2



Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.


1. How do you _________ New Year’s Day in your country?

a. waste
b. cheer
c. celebrate
d. solve

2. This house _________ to my sister.

a. leads
b. belongs
c. raises
d. wakes

3. The doctor _________ her to go on diet.

a. cheered
b. advised
c. arranged
d. solves

4. The people are _________ in support of the team.

a. raising
b. cheering
c. waking
d. arranging

5. I cleaned and _________ my room last night.

a. cheered
b. led
c. arranged
d. celebrated