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英検模範解答の考察(2017年第2回)

今日ネットで1級も模範解答が発表されました。対策が取られている方が多いと思います。模範解答から感じたこと。・エッセイのテンプレートは段落が合えば良い。エッセイに見せる、explain three reasons, Firstly Secondly,Finally, In conclusionのような言葉は入れなくてもいい。 ・前回第一段落目cornerstone,今回はdoorstep、次回の試験はどんな言葉が出るでしょう。・目に入った形容詞をハイライトしたました。語彙力を...

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IELTS Essay (Railway vs Roads)

Government should spend money on railways rather than roads. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement? Fast and safe transportation system is the most important aspect of development of a country. Railways and road transports have their own advantages and disadvantages. In the case of Japan, I believe that a good railway system outcompetes road transport. The re...

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IETSL 11 Test 1 Writing Task 1(water usage in 6 regions)

  From the charts, we can find that there is large difference in usage of water especially for agriculture. Central Asia, South East Asia and Africa use the most, all over 80%. Then comes South America with 71% whereas developed countries like Europe and North America use the least, less than 20%.   There is a tendency of low usage in agriculture accompanying a higher perce...

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IETSL 11 Test 2 Writing Task 1 (spoken languages for British students)

The pie charts depicts the changes in the spoken languages of British students in 2000 and 2010. The biggest change is that the number of students who cannot speak other languages drop a half, from 20% to 10%. This indicates that more students can speak foreign languages than before. However, the number of students who speak only French dropped from 15% to 10%. The German-only group remained the s...

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通訳案内士試験を受けてきました。

今日、日本大学で通訳案内士を受けてきました。やる気がまったくなく、NO勉強です。一般常識だけは一週間前に、公務員試験向けの教材を一冊だけ一回転しました。昨日は、Hiroshiさんがアップしている予測テーマに沿って、固有名詞程度を確認しました。酷い結果:地理:11点?歴史:20点?一般:46点?一番嫌いのは歴史なのに、まさか地理のほうが点数が低い・・・60点以上じゃないと合格できないので、ここでガイド試験は終了です...

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