Part 1: Picture description

Part 1: Picture description

Describe these pictures in as much detail as you can

Words which may help you:

  • Security – airport – security check – security gate
  • Metal detector – scanner – x-ray machine
  • Trolley – hand luggage – rubbish bin – counter

Photo credit: Politikaner, Wikimedia, Creative Commons

Questions to think about:

  • What is happening in this photo?
  • Where is it happening?
  • Why is this necessary?
  • Do you think airport security is excessive? Why (not)?
  • Describe the woman in the foreground
  • Who are the people wearing white shirts?
  • What do the passengers have to do?

Words which may help you:

  • Flight attendant – safety information – life jacket

Photo: Peter van der Sluijs, Wikimedia, creative commons

Questions to think about:

  • Who is the woman in this photograph?
  • Describe her. What is she wearing?
  • What is she doing?
  • What does a flight attendant say during the safety briefing?
  • What can you see at the top of the photograph?
  • Describe the interior of the aircraft

Words which may help you:

  • Oxygen mask – passengers – standing – disembarking

Photo: Wikimedia, creative commons

Questions to think about:

  • What do you think is happening in this photograph?
  • What are the passengers doing?
  • Why do you think the oxygen masks are visible?
  • What can you see in the top right-hand corner of the photo?
  • What can you see in the foreground, in the centre of the photograph?
  • What can you see in the bottom left-hand corner of the photo?