N3 listening practice lesson 6
Hello everyone ! In this series, Learn Japanese daily will introduce to you the N3 listening exercises, with the aim of supporting who are studying N3 exam to listen better and get better grades in the N3 listening section. Let’s start with the first lesson: practice N3 listening lesson 6
How to practice listening
First, Listen and do exercise. After listening and choosing the answer, you can read the translation and the instruction below for reference.
In addition, you can apply the way of taking this listening test for similar types of exercises.
Video for N3 listening practice lesson 6
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N3 listening practice lesson 6 – Tapescript:
両編成（りょうへんせい）: train car
全席禁煙 （ぜんせききんえん）: All seats are no-smoking
喫煙室 （きつえんしつ）: smoking room
お手洗い （おてあらい）: toilet, restrooms
Translation for Reference :
This is an announcement on the train. Which one is not in the announcement?
Woman: Thank you for always using our service. I would like to give the instructions to all the customers on the train. This train comprises of six cars arranged in order from the front: the car number one, two and three. Restrooms are in the number one, three and five, the drink vending machines are in the car 4. In addition, all seats are non-smoking. Please use the smoking room in the car 6 for smoking.
Which one is not in the announcement?
Instruction to practice:
In order to understand and make this type of lesson effectively, you can apply the following steps:
1. Capture content of the answers through the symbols in picture
Position 1 : Restroom symbol
Position 2: Telephone symbol
Position 3: Vending machine and drink symbol
Position 4: Smoking symbol
The question is:
アナウンスになかったものはどれですか。Which one is not in the announcement?
2. Note the main ideas:
In the form of a listening about position, we need to focus on the words and phrases that refer to the location, the right, the left, the behind, the in front of, etc. We should focus on key words instead of trying to listen all the sentences then missing important words.
After listening, we have some key words as following:
3. Choosing the answer:
According to what we have noted, we can deduct:
+ The restrooms (お手洗い) are in the number one, three and five => we eliminate answer 1
+ The drink vending machines (お飲み物の自動販売機) are in the car 4 => we eliminate answer 3
+ The smoking room (喫煙室) is in the car 6 => we eliminate answer 4
So the correct answer is 2
Above is the content of N3 listening practice lesson 6. Hope you can improve your listening ability effectively. See more similar N3 listening practices at category : JLPT N3 Listening practice.