listen carefully 2022 

 

Listen Carefully 0522

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

The following is an announcement on the shuttle bus from the parking lot to the marine park entrance.   

   Welcome to Blue Island Marine Park. I have a few announcements about the park's attractions. Today, as always, you can watch our star dolphins, Skipper and Mimi, play in the (a)_______ aquarium*. You can learn all about (b)_______ on one of our four guided tours, which begin at 11:00 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:45 p.m. And I'm afraid our popular Penguin Palace will be closing early today, at (c)_______, for maintenance, so be sure to get in by (d)_______ at the latest, or you won’t have enough time to see the whole palace. And all you (e)_______. out there, don't miss the Garden by the Sea, where you can meet your favorite cartoon characters! You can even get your (f)_______ taken with them! When you’re ready to leave, just catch the shuttle back to your car. The shuttle leaves from the main entrance every (g)______minutes starting from 10:30 a.m. The last shuttle leaves at 7:00 p.m.    

• aquarium = 水族館

• maintenance = 整備 

 

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

The following is an announcement on the shuttle bus from the parking lot to the marine park entrance.   

   Welcome to Blue Island Marine Park. I have a few announcements about the park's attractions. Today, as always, you can watch our star dolphins, Skipper and Mimi, play in the (a)main aquarium*. You can learn all about (b)dolphins on one of our four guided tours, which begin at 11:00 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:45 p.m. And I'm afraid our popular Penguin Palace will be closing early today, at (c)4:30, for maintenance, so be sure to get in by (d)3:30 at the latest, or you won’t have enough time to see the whole palace. And all you (e)kids out there, don't miss the Garden by the Sea, where you can meet your favorite cartoon characters! You can even get your (f)picture taken with them! When you’re ready to leave, just catch the shuttle back to your car. The shuttle leaves from the main entrance every (g)15 minutes starting from 10:30 a.m. The last shuttle leaves at 7:00 p.m.    

 

Listen Carefully 0422

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

The following is the automated message of a dental clinic.   

   Hello. Thank you for calling Oakbrook Dental Clinic. If you're (a)_______ regarding* a dental emergency, press 9, and your call will immediately be forwarded* to  Dr. Richard Brown's cellphone.  If you're calling about a (b)_______ emergency, please hang up* and dial 911. If you’re calling to (c)_______ an appointment, you have three options: press 1* and follow the automated guidance, make an appointment (d)_______ at oakbrookdental.com, or call us back during office (e)_______.  Our office hours are Tuesday through Friday from (f)_______ a.m.  to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. To get directions* to our office, press 5. To leave a (g)_______, wait for the beep. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your call.  Beep.   

• regarding = ~に関して, ~について= about  

• forward A=  Aを転送する

• hang up = 電話を切る 

• press A = Aを押す  

• directions = 道順   

• beep =ビーッと鳴る音 

 

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

The following is the automated message of a dental clinic.   

   Hello. Thank you for calling Oakbrook Dental Clinic. If you're (a)calling regarding* a dental emergency, press 9, and your call will immediately be forwarded* to  Dr. Richard Brown's cellphone.  If you're calling about a (b)medical emergency, please hang up* and dial 911. If you’re calling to (c)schedule an appointment, you have three options: press 1* and follow the automated guidance, make an appointment (d)online at oakbrookdental.com, or call us back during office (e)hours.  Our office hours are Tuesday through Friday from (f)7:00 a.m.  to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. To get directions* to our office, press 5. To leave a (g)message, wait for the beep. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your call.  Beep.    

 

Listen Carefully 0322

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

The following is a public service announcement.   

Every year, over (a)_______ million homeless dogs and cats are sent to animal shelters in the U.S.  What’s (a)_______is that nearly a million of these poor animals — 390,000 dogs and (a)_______ cats — end up being euthanized.  It’s shocking that so many animals are put to sleep simply because they are (a)_______. Animals are not disposable things. We must  (a)_______ the needless killing of companion animals by reducing overpopulation. You can (a)_______  by having your pets spayed or neutered.  For information on affordable spay and neuter (a)_______  in your area, or to find out where you can adopt an animal, please visit our website: www.lovepetsusa.com.   

• euthanize = 安楽死させる= put to sleep 

• disposable =  使い捨ての 

• spay = 不妊する 

• neuter = 去勢する 

• affordable = 手頃な料金[値段]の 

• adopt a animal  = 自分のペットにする

 

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

The following is a public service announcement.   

Every year, over (a)six million homeless dogs and cats are sent to animal shelters in the U.S.  What’s (b)worse is that nearly a million of these poor animals — 390,000 dogs and (c)530,000 cats — end up being euthanized.  It’s shocking that so many animals are put to sleep simply because they are (d)unwanted. Animals are not disposable things. We must  (e)preventthe needless killing of companion animals by reducing overpopulation. You can (f)help  by having your pets spayed or neutered.  For information on affordable spay and neuter (a)services  in your area, or to find out where you can adopt an animal, please visit our website: www.lovepetsusa.com 

 
 

Listen Carefully 0222

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

The following was heard at a restaurant. It was said by a waitress to guests. 

Hi! Welcome to Antonio's  Italian Garden. My name's (a)_______ and I’ll be your server* today. We have a couple of fantastic lunch (b)_______ that are not on the menu today.  Let me tell you about them. First, we have a (c)_______-layer lasagna*. It’s made with ground beef and (d)_______ sausage, and it comes with a house salad* and your choice of either minestrone soup or cheddar-and-(e)______soup. We also have a (f)______quiche that's made with organic eggs, fresh spinach and tomatoes, and gorgonzola cheese. It's also served with a (g)_______ salad and your choice of minestrone or cheddar-and-broccoli soup. Do you have any questions? No? OK. I’ll give you two time to look over* the menus, and I'll be back in a few minutes to take your order.

•server = 給仕人 lasagna = ラザニア(料理)

• house salad = 飲食店の基本的なサラダ 

• look over A / look A over = Aに目を通す  

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

The following was heard at a restaurant. It was said by a waitress to guests. 

Hi! Welcome to Antonio's  Italian Garden. My name's (a)Carol and I’ll be your server* today. We have a couple of fantastic lunch (b)specials that are not on the menu today.  Let me tell you about them. First, we have a (c)nine-layer lasagna*. It’s made with ground beef and (d)Italian sausage, and it comes with a house salad* and your choice of either minestrone soup or cheddar-and-(e)broccoli soup. We also have a (f)vegetable quiche that's made with organic eggs, fresh spinach and tomatoes, and gorgonzola cheese. It's also served with a (g)house salad and your choice of minestrone or cheddar-and-broccoli soup. Do you have any questions? No? OK. I’ll give you two time to look over* the menus, and I'll be back in a few minutes to take your order.

 

Listen Carefully 0122

Step1: Read the article as it is.

    空欄のままで読んでください。

   

The following is an announcement heard at an appliance* store.    

Attention Best shoppers! Next week at Best Electronics and Appliances, we'll be having our annual (a)_______ clearance sale. We've got to make room for the 2022 (b)_______, so everything will be priced to move!  And by "everything," we mean everything! That's right! From January 10 through January 16, all of our merchandise will be on (c)_______. That includes computers, printers, TVs, portable music players, smart (d)_______, earphones, digital cameras, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, dishwashers, refrigerators*  and more! You'll get huge (e)_______ on everything in the store. You'll get ten, twenty, thirty, forty, up to fifty percent off! That's next week only, from (f)_______ through Sunday. Don't miss it! You won't see deals* this (g)_______ anywhere but at Best Electronics and Appliances during our winter clearance sale!  

•appliance = 電化製品 

• refrigerator = 冷蔵庫 

• deal = お買い得品

Step 2: Listen to the audio and fill in the blanks with the words you hear.

オーディオを聞いて、空欄に入る語句を考えましょう。

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Step 3: Check your answers.

答えをチェックしてください。

The following is an announcement heard at an appliance* store.    

 Attention Best shoppers! Next week at Best Electronics and Appliances, we'll be having our annual (a)winter clearance sale. We've got to make room for the 2022 (b)models, so everything will be priced to move!  And by "everything," we mean everything! That's right! From January 10 through January 16, all of our merchandise will be on (c)sale. That includes computers, printers, TVs, portable music players, smart (d)speakers, earphones, digital cameras, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, dishwashers, refrigerators*  and more! You'll get huge (e)discounts on everything in the store. You'll get ten, twenty, thirty, forty, up to fifty percent off! That's next week only, from (f)Monday through Sunday. Don't miss it! You won't see deals* this (g)good anywhere but at Best Electronics and Appliances during our winter clearance sale!