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Old and New Vocabulary for Reading Comprehension

上旬/初旬

じょうじゅん/しょじゅん The first ten days of the month

中旬

ちゅうじゅん The middle 10 days of the month

正午

しょうご Noon

下旬

げじゅん The last 10 days of the month

第2月曜日

だい2げつようび The second Monday of the month

祝日

しゅくじつ National holiday

ただし

However

年末年始

ねんまつねんし The year-end and the beginning of the New Year

なお

Further

開館時間

かいかんじかん Opening hours

休館日

きゅうかんび Holidays

児童室

じどうしつ Children's room

向かい

むかい Across from/opposite

つきあたり

The end of

ななめ向かい

ななめむかい Diagonally opposite

前方

ぜんぽう Ahead

向こう

むこう Across from/opposite/beyond

後方

こうほう Behind

手前

てまえ Before

右折する

うせつする To turn right

かど Corner

左折

させつ To turn left

四つ角

よつかど Crossroads

徒歩

とほ On foot

交差点

こうさてん Intersection

面している

めんしている Facing

有料駐車場

ゆうりょうちゅうしゃじょう A pay parking lot

一方通行

いっぽうつうこう A one-way street

出口

でぐち Exit

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