Vocab list:

1. はをみがく To brush teeth
2. シャワーをあびる To take a shower
3. (お)ふろにはいる to take a bath
4. おと Sound
5. ずいぶん quite; fairly
6. ~ので Since ~ ; because ~ [expected result]
7. ~のに in spite of ~; although ~ [reverse result]
8. きって (postage) stamp
9. はがき (picture) postcard
11. はる to paste;glue;attach
12. うけとる to receive
13. せわ(を)する to take care of ~
14. せいかつ life;living
15. いけん opinion