- Have you ever seen Mount Fuji?
- Does Mount Fuji play a significant role in Japanese culture, history, and folklore?
- rule /rool/
- strict /strikt/
- system /SIS-tuhm/
- limit /LIM-it/
- future /FYOO-cher/
[noun] – an accepted principle or instruction that states the way things are or should be done, and tells you what you are allowed or are not allowed to do
In this company, punctuality is a strict rule, and employees are expected to arrive on time every day.
[adjective] – strongly limiting someone’s freedom to behave as they wish, or likely to severely punish someone if they do not obey
The school has a strict policy regarding cell phone use during class, and any violation results in immediate consequences.
[noun] – a set of connected things or devices that operate together
The solar energy system on the rooftop of the house generates electricity from sunlight.
[noun] – the greatest amount, number, or level of something that is either possible or allowed
The school implemented a new attendance policy with strict limits on the number of days a student can be absent without a valid reason.
[noun] – a period of time that is to come
She was excited about the possibilities that the future held for her career.
True or False:
- The increase in visitors to Mount Fuji is mainly from neighboring Asian countries rather than from various countries worldwide.
- Mount Fuji is considered very special to Japanese people.
- Mount Fuji was designated as a UNESCO Natural Heritage site ten years ago, and strict regulations were enforced, resulting in a noticeable improvement.
- Mount Fuji became a UNESCO World Heritage site ten years ago.
- Concerns about litter have not been raised online, and the paths on Mount Fuji remain well-maintained.
Fill in the blanks:
- The public transportation __________ in the city includes buses, trams, and a subway network that all work together to transport passengers efficiently.
- Planning for the __________ is essential in order to achieve long-term goals and aspirations.
- The coach was known for his __________ training regimen, pushing the athletes to their limits in order to achieve peak performance.
- The traffic __________ are in place to ensure the safety and smooth flow of vehicles on the roads.
- The restaurant had a daily customer ______ due to COVID-19 regulations, allowing only a specified number of patrons inside at any given time.