Wordlist: Customs - List 2

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Vocabulary List : Learn New Vocabulary

Get an overview of new vocabulary with help from the table. Then take a look at the vocabulary in more detail with definitions and examples in the slideshow.
   
 
   
 
passport control
 
a procedure which checks whether an ID is valid
 
fill in
 
to complete a form or questionnaire with requested information
 
name
 
any word or phrase which indicates a particular person, place, class, or thing
 
first name
 
the first element of a full name
 
last name
 
the last element of a full name which is usually the name of the family
 
maiden name
 
a married woman's original last name
 
check
 
to verify or compare with a source of information
 
border
 
the outer edge of something; the line or frontier area separating political or geographical regions
 
police
 
an organisation granted the legal authority to enforce the law
 
 
  • passport control
    • passport control, passport controls(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a procedure which checks whether an ID is valid
    • Example:
      • They had to wait a long time at the passport control.
  • fill in
    • fill in(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to complete a form or questionnaire with requested information
    • Example:
      • Could you please fill in this form?
      • Synonym(s):
        fill out (AE), complete
    • name, names[neɪm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any word or phrase which indicates a particular person, place, class, or thing
    • Example:
      • His name is John Greens.
    • first name, first names(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the first element of a full name
    • Example:
      • Address the students by their first name from the first day on.
    • last name, last names(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the last element of a full name which is usually the name of the family
    • Example:
      • What's your last name, Sir?
      • Synonym(s):
        family name, surname
    • maiden name, maiden names(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a married woman's original last name
    • Example:
      • Sometimes she still uses her maiden name by accident.
  • check
    • check[tʃɛk](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to verify or compare with a source of information
    • Example:
      • Check your data against known values.
  • border
    • border, borders[bɔədə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the outer edge of something; the line or frontier area separating political or geographical regions
    • Example:
      • Our passports were checked at the border.
  • police
    • police[pəˈliːs](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • an organisation granted the legal authority to enforce the law
    • Example:
      • Call the police if you need help.
 

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Games and Quiz : Have Fun With Vocabulary

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check
border
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        police
        police
        passport control
        passport control
        fill in
        fill in
        border
        border
        check
        check
         
         
         

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        police
        an organisation granted the legal authority to enforce the law
        check
        to verify or compare with a source of information
        first name
        the first element of a full name
        maiden name
        a married woman's original last name
        border
        the outer edge of something; the line or frontier area separating political or geographical regions
        name
        any word or phrase which indicates a particular person, place, class, or thing
        last name
        the last element of a full name which is usually the name of the family
        fill in
        to complete a form or questionnaire with requested information
        passport control
        a procedure which checks whether an ID is valid
         
         
         

        Definition and Image

         
        en
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        police
        an organisation granted the legal authority to enforce the law
        border
        the outer edge of something; the line or frontier area separating political or geographical regions
        fill in
        to complete a form or questionnaire with requested information
        passport control
        a procedure which checks whether an ID is valid
        check
        to verify or compare with a source of information
         
         
         
         

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