3 Business Basics – Starting a conversation

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. division 課、局、部
words: [noun:名詞] a section of organization
example: How are things in your division ?
2. paperwork 書類仕事
words: [noun:名詞] routine work involving written documents such as reports or letters
example: We have a lot of paperwork to do today.
3. hurry 急ぐ
words: [noun:動詞] to move or act fast
example: Are you in a hurry ?
4. critical 決定的な重大な
words: [noun:形容詞] of great importance
example: I have a critical meeting.
5. proposal 提案
words: [noun:名詞] a suggestion
example: I have a critical meeting about my project proposal .
6. approval 賛成、承認
words: [noun:名詞] to accept or confirm something
example: I am really hoping for approval .
7. massive 大規模な、大量の
words: [noun:形容詞] extremely large; big
example: I heard it is a massive one.
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)
division
Answer:
paperwork
Answer:
hurry
Answer:
critical
Answer:
proposal
Answer:
approval
Answer:
massive
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: Hi there! How is it going?
Student: Oh, hello! Everything’s great. How are things in your (1) division?
Tutor: Well, we have a lot of (2) paperworkto do today. Are you in a (3) hurry?
Student: Yeah, sort of. I have a (4) ?criticalmeeting about my project (5) proposal,
and I am really hoping for an (6) approval.
Tutor: I heard it is a (7) massiveone. Good luck to you!
Student: Thanks a lot! See you around.
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: Hi there! How is it going?
Student: Oh, hello! Everything’s great. How are things in your (1) __________ ?
Tutor: Well, we have a lot of (2) __________to do today. Are you in a (3) __________?
Student: Yeah, sort of. I have a (4) __________meeting about my project (5) __________,
and I am really hoping for an (6) __________.
Tutor: I heard it is a (7) __________ one. Good luck to you!
Student: Thanks a lot! See you around.
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)
Hi there!
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. Good bye.
b. Yes, I’m sorry?
c. Oh, hello!
d. Zup, dude!
問2(question 2)
How is it going?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. Let’s go now.
b. I’m not hungry.
c. I apologize.
d. Everything’s great.
問3(question 3)
How are things in your division?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. I made it.
b. It’s a beautiful morning.
c. We have a lot of paperwork to do today.
d. We are all having fun tonight.
問4(question 4)
Are you in a hurry?
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. I’m faster than him.
b. Yeah, sort of.
c. Thank you.
d. Everything’s fine.
問5(question 5)
Good luck to you!
返答として正しいものは?(ANSWER)
a. I’m sorry.
b. You’re welcome
c. Thanks a lot!
d. This is noted.