受験者( 14 ):女性
BACK NEXT
 

Hello. Good Morning.
A B: Good Morning.
B: Please put your bag and coat on that chair. And please have a seat.

Thank you.
A B: How are you?
I'm fine, thank you. Beautiful day, isn't it?
A: Yes, First of all, will you please tell us your full name?

My name is ...
A: Where did you come from?

I came from SSS city, ... Prefecture.
A:I'll ask you some questions. Why does Japan have many hot springs?

Japan is mountainous country, and has many volcanoes. This is the main reason, I think.
A: Do you like hot spring?

Yes, I like it.
A: Who was the last shogun?

Tokugawa Yoshinobu in the Edo Period. (怪訝な顔をされたので)It was from the 17th C to the middle of 19th C. In 1600 Tokugawa Ieyasu won the battle of Sekigahara, he unified the country and established the Tokugawa shogunate. Tokugawa Ieyasu is the first shogun. This shogunate system lasted for about 300years? Sorry 200years. (徳川家康と聞いて、目が輝いたので、これを聞きたかったのではと思った。)
A: Except samurai, what kinds of people were there in the Edo period?

Except samurai? (士農工商が頭に浮かんだので)At that time, the people were divided into 4 classes, samurai was the top of them, agricultural...farmers, which are very important, merchants, and commoners...(工が思い出せなかったのでごまかしたが、つっこまれなかった)
A: Where is a famous car factory?

Toyota city, in Aichi Prefecture.
A: Have you been to Toyota city?

No, I haven't. But I have been to Nagoya before.
A: Where do you climb Mt.Fuji?

Oh, unfortunately I have never climbed Mt.Fuji. You can climb Mt.Fuji only during summer. First, please go to Hakone, you can enjoy viewing Mt.Fuji.
A: This is the last question, where is the good skiing place? (雪がきれいなところとかなんとか)

Well, I recommend that you go to Niseko in Hokkaido. It is one of the most popular skiing site. Snow is very beautiful.
A: Oh, You like skiing?

Actually I'm not good at skiing, but I like skiing.
A B: Thank you very much.

Thank you very much. (用意していた日本語の質問もなく、5分位であっけなく終わったという感じでした。300選にない質問があったり、関西のことをもっと聞かれると思っていた予想がはずれてしまいました。文法的に間違った表現もあったと思うのですが、なんとか空白なく話せような気がします。本当に短時間で終わったので、ほっとしました。)

 

BACK NEXT