15：英検対策準2級（Eiken Grade Pre-2）
08: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 8
Part 1: Vocabulary words
to go from one place to another, such as a trip or journey
■Example: I will travel to Singapore to see the attractions at Universal Studios.
2. expect verb [ik-spekt]
to think or believe of as possible to happen or come
■Example: Please expect a call from us after 14 hours.
3. miss verb [mis]
to fail to hit, reach, catch, meet, contact, perceive, understand, or experience
■Example: The soccer player missed the penalty kick.
4. prepare verb [pri-pair]
to make or get ready earlier for a specific purpose
■Example: The teacher prepares the students for the entrance exam.
5. win verb [win]
to achieve victory or success, to get a prize
■Example: Japan’s women's soccer team won the first game of the Olympics.
6. carry verb [kar-ee]
to hold or support while moving, to take from one place to another
■Example: The young boy carries his younger sister on the street.
7. build verb [bild]
to form by combining materials or parts; construct
■Example: The company will build a new shopping mall in Shibuya.
8. care verb [kair]
to be concerned or interested
■Example: A mother cares for her child.
9. cost noun [kost]
an amount paid or required in payment for the thing you buy; a price
■Example: The cost of a hamburger at McDonalds is 2 dollars.
10. create verb [kree-eyt]
to cause to exist, to invent
■Example: Who created the Earth?
Part 2: Exercise 1
Give the word being asked for each number.
____________________1. to fail to hit, reach, catch, meet
____________________2. to form by combining materials or parts; construct.
____________________3. to achieve victory or success, to get a prize
____________________4. to make ready for a specific purpose
____________________5. an amount paid or required in payment for a purchase
____________________6. to go from one place to another
____________________7. to think or believe of as possible to happen or come
____________________8. to cause to exist, to invent
____________________9. to be concerned or interested
____________________10. to hold or support while moving
Part 2: Exercise 2
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.
1. He _____________ to three different countries every year. He will go to China, Singapore and Thailand next year.
2. The government ____________ many housing projects last year.
3. Because my mother is very busy, she ____________ my graduation ceremony. I was very disappointed.
4. Most people did not _____________ that the tsunami would come.
5. The doctor said that I should eat lots of healthy food so that my body will be ___________ for the surgery.