Part 1: Vocabulary words
1. pose verb (pəʊz)
to present a difficult or dangerous situation
■Example: Smoking poses a health risk.
□Note: What illegal activities pose a threat to the environment?
2. enforce verb (en-fawrs, -fohrs)
to make sure that a law or rule is obeyed by the people
■Example: Police officers enforce traffic laws by regulating pedestrians, motorists and other roadway users.
□Note: How strictly should managers enforce company policies?
3. ensure verb (en-shoor, -shur)
to make sure or certain
■Example: To ensure safety at home, keep all doors and windows locked and turn off appliances not in use.
□Note: How do you ensure the safety of your things inside the train?
Give the word being asked for each number.
■confine ■enforce■pose ■emphasize■imply
■grind ■identify■ensure ■envision■encounter
_____________ 1. to establish or identify the identity of a person or a thing
_____________ 2. to meet suddenly or unexpectedly
_____________ 3. to make sure that a law or rule is obeyed by the people
_____________ 4. to reduce to fine particles, as by pounding or crushing, to sharpen
_____________ 5. to convey an idea by indirect, subtle means, hint
_____________ 6. to present a difficult or dangerous situation
_____________ 7. to make sure or certain
_____________ 8. to limit within the boundaries of or imprison
_____________ 9. to stress
_____________ 10. to picture in one’s mind especially a future happening
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.
1. Based on studies that __________ Japan and the rest of the world as they will be 30 to 50 years from now, the Science Council of Japan has been carrying out studies on innovation from the viewpoint of science and technology.
2. In response to global concerns about the safety of Japanese products triggered by damage to the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, the Government of Japan has taken every possible measure to _______ that no contaminated farm product will be sold at home or abroad.
英検試験Pre 1 サンプル問題