Part 1: Picture description

Part 1: Picture description

Describe these pictures in as much detail as you can

Words which may help you:

  • Terminal – hangar – building – workshop
  • Cloudy – hazy – overcast
  • Concrete – grass – dusty
  • Fields – mountains – trees – bushes

Picture A

Questions to think about:

  • What aircraft can you see?
  • What is the big building in the centre of the picture?
  • What can you see on the left of the photograph?
  • What is the weather like?

Picture B

Questions to think about:

  • How would you compare this facility to the one in picture A?
  • What do you think you can see in the bottom left of the picture?
  • What is the terrain like (a) in the foreground (b) in the background?
  • What can you see in the middle of the photograph?
  • What is the weather like?
  • What can you see in the top left-hand corner?

Picture C

Questions to think about:

  • How does this facility compare to those in pictures A and B?
  • Where do you think this was taken? Why?
  • What do you think the building in the middle of the picture is?
  • What is the weather like? How do you know?
  • Describe the aircraft you can see
  • Describe the scenery
  • Have you ever landed (or taken off) from somewhere like this?
  • What difficulties would you anticipate flying into or out of this airfield?