12 Business Basics – Exchanging or Asking for opinions

単語を確認しよう!(VOCABULARY CHECK)
Let’s read the meaning and examples of each word aloud. Please repeat after me.
読んでみよう!(ANSWER)
1. consult 意見を聞く、相談する
words: [noun:動詞] to seek information or advice from someone
example: I’d like to consult you about my new scheme for our next project.
2. scheme 計画
words: [noun:名詞] a plan for achieving a particular idea
example: This is my new scheme for our next project.
3. draft 草案
words: [noun:名詞] the first version of a piece of writing or a document
example: Let me see your draft , please.
4. suggest 提案する
words: [noun:動詞] to recommend
example: I suggest we conduct a poll.
5. poll 世論調査
words: [noun:名詞] the process of recording the opinions or votes of people
example: Has anyone ever tried conducting a poll last year?
6. feedback フィードバック
words: [noun:名詞] a reaction or response
example: Thanks for the feedback .
7. Don’t mention it. どういたしまして
words: [noun:イディオム] another way of saying “You’re welcome.”
example: Don’t mention it. Don’t mention it.
単語を使おう!(MAKE A SENTENCE)
Make sentences using the given vocabulary words.
文を作ってみよう!(ANSWER)
consult
Answer:
scheme
Answer:
draft
Answer:
suggest
Answer:
poll
Answer:
feedback
Answer:
Don’t mention it.
Answer:
音読問題(Reading)
We will read aloud the dialogue below. I will check your pronunciation and intonation.
読もう!(ANSWER)
Tutor: “Hello. Do you have a minute? I’d like to (1) consult you about
a new (2) scheme for our next project.”
Student: Yeah, sure. Let me see your (3) draft, please.
Tutor: “I listed down all the possible objectives. I (4) suggest we conduct a poll.
What do you think about it?”
Student: That’s a good idea, but has anyone ever tried conducting a (5) poll last year?
Tutor: “I think so. I’ll look into their data to see if the outcome improved.
Thanks for the (6) feedback, I owe you one.”
Student: (7) Don’t mention it.
穴埋め問題(Note-taking)
Read aloud, filling in the blanks as you remember the sentence you just read.
答えてみよう!(ANSWER)
Tutor: “Hello. Do you have a minute? I’d like to (1) ________ you about
my new (2) __________ for our next project.”
Student: Yeah, sure. Let me see your (3) ________, please.
Tutor: “I listed down all the possible objectives. I (4) _________ we conduct a poll.
What do you think about it?”
Student: That’s a good idea, but has anyone ever tried conducting a (5) ______ last year?
Tutor: “I think so. I’ll look into their data to see if the outcome improved.
Thanks for the (6) __________, I owe you one.”
Student: (7) _________.
返答選択問題(Appropriate Response)
Your tutor will read the following statements.
Choose the appropriate response for each item.
問1(question 1)
Hello. Do you have a minute?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. Please knock before coming in.
b. Yeah, sure.
c. Can I just send you an email?
d. Can I call you back?
問2(question 2)
What do you think about it?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. That’s a good idea.
b. I disagree with the speaker.
c. Sorry, I am not sure.
d. It depends on the weather.
問3(question 3)
Has anyone ever tried conducting a poll last year?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. I think so.
b. Please call again.
c. Yes, not really.
d. As far as I remember, maybe.
問4(question 4)
Thanks for the feedback.
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. What else do you need?
b. Don’t mention it.
c. Likewise.
d. Submit your report now.
問5(question 5)
I owe you one.
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. Go for it.
b. No problem.
c. You may leave now.
d. Definitely.