英検4級ボキャブラリー

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パート1:ボキャブラリー

1. Work verb [wurk]

- to do a job to earn money
[(人)が働く, 勤めている]

◼ Example: My father works in a hospital.
◻ Note: Where would you like to work in the future?

2. Help verb [help]

- to assist or aid (someone to do something), especially by sharing the work
(~を助ける, 援助する)

◼ Example: I always help my little sister with her English homework.
◻ Note: Do you help your parents at home? What do you do?

3. Catch verb [kach]

- to grab and hold (something that has been thrown, propelled, or dropped)
[(空中を動いているもの)をつかむ]

◼ Example: Throw the ball to me and I will catch it.
◻ Note: Can you catch a ball?

4. Study verb [stuhd--ee]

- to learn about something by reading or practicing
(~を勉強する, 学ぶ)

◼ Example: I have a test tomorrow. I must study very hard.
◻ Note: Do you study English everyday?

5. Play verb [pley]

- engage in (a game or activity) for enjoyment
(遊ぶ)

◼ Example: I can play tennis but I can’t play soccer.
◻ Note: What kind of games do you play?

パート2:練習問題1

◼ Work

◼ Help

◼ Catch

◼ Study

◼ Play

Give the word being asked for each number.

(下記の各英語説明文が指す正しい言葉を、上記の四角内の選択肢からそれぞれ選びなさい。)

_____ 1. to learn about something by reading or practicing

_____ 2. engage in (a game or activity) for enjoyment

_____ 3. to assist or aid (someone to do something), esp by sharing the work

_____ 4. to grab and hold (something that has been thrown, propelled, or dropped)

_____ 5. to do a job to earn money

パート2:練習問題2

Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.

(下記の各英文内の下線部分に入る正しい言葉を、下記a~dの選択肢からそれぞれ選びなさい。)


1) Let’s _____ a board game. How about ‘shogi’?

a. Catch

b. Help

c. Study

d. Play

2) I will go to my classmate’s house. We will _____ and do homework together.

a. Study

b. Catch

c. Help

d. Work

3) My mother is an office worker. She _____ in an office.

a. Helps

b. Works

c. Catches

d. Studies

4) I don’t know how to get to the station. Can you please _____ me?

a. Work

b. Study

c. Catch

d. Help

5) She can throw the ball into the air and _____ it again.

a. Catch

b. Study

c. Work

d. Help

パート3: ショートストーリー

Hideko’s New Friend

It was Sunday. It was raining that day. Hideko was inside the house. He was watching TV. Hideko could not go outside because it was raining heavily. He was sad because he couldn’t play outside with his friends.

Hideko heard someone at the door. He opened the door. He was surprised. Hideko saw a dog. The dog was small. It was wet from the rain. “Awww! You are all wet,” Hideko said to the dog. “You are very cute!”

“Mom! There is a dog here”, Hideko called his Mom. Hideko’s Mom came to the door. “Can we keep it?” he asked his mom. “Please! He really needs a home”, Hideko said. “Okay, you can keep it!” said Hideko’s mom.

Hideko prepared a warm bed for the dog in his bedroom. They were both happy. Hideko kept the dog as his pet.

Choose the correct answers to the questions.

(下記の各質問に対する正しい答えを、下記a~dの選択肢からそれぞれ選びなさい。)


1) Hideko could not go outside because…

a. There was a dog at the door

b. It was raining heavily

c. He was watching TV

d. It’s time to go to bed

2) Why was Hideko sad?

a. The TV program was not interesting

b. He was studying the whole day

c. He couldn’t play outside with his friends

d. He was helping his mom clean the house

3) What did he see at the door?

a. A wet dog

b. A sick cat

c. A wet cat

d. A sick dog

4) What did Hideko prepare for the dog?

a. Warm milk

b. Dog food

c. A warm bed

d. Bones

5) What happened at the end of the story?

a. Hideko left the dog outside the house

b. Hideko kept the dog as his pet

c. Hideko took the dog to the hospital

d. Hideko went to the pet shop to buy a dog