CES Language Spot #6: Say Vs Tell
This week Hannah teaches us how to correctly answer 5 of the most common questions that people are asked by the Airport Customs.
The purpose of this video is to highlight new words that might arise, the meaning of possible questions and how to feel comfortable answering them. CES is not an immigration entity and this video does not have any immigration purpose but to teach grammar and vocabulary.
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Choose the correct word to complete the sentence.
1. What is the name of the people who ask you questions at the airport?
2. What is a possible answer to, “What is the purpose of your trip?"
3. When customs agents ask, “Where will you be staying”, do they want to know your address?
4. What does it mean to “declare” something?
5. What does “intend” mean?
6. What does “occupation” mean?
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