Wordlist: Air traffic

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porter
 
a carriage used to carry and transport luggage and other objects
 
flight
 
the act of flying through the air; a journey made by an air craft, e.g. a balloon, plane or space shuttle
 
waiting room
 
a room in some public place for people to wait
 
luggage
 
the bags and other containers that hold a traveller's belongings and the contents of such containers
 
runway
 
an airstrip, a (usually) paved section on which planes land or take off
 
escalator
 
a motor-driven mechanical device consisting of a continuous loop of steps that automatically conveys people from one floor to another
 
cockpit
 
the space for pilot and crew in a helicopter, aircraft, boat or spacecraft
 
airport
 
a place where airplanes can take off and land, including one or more runways and one or more passenger terminals
 
gate
 
at the airport a point of entry to the plane
 
plane
 
a powered heavier-than air aircraft with fixed wings
 
on the plane
 
 
get off the plane
 
 
jet
 
a class of airplane using jet engines rather than propellors
 
pilot
 
a person who is in charge of the controls of an aircraft/a plane
 
stewardess
 
a female flight attendant
 
steward
 
a male flight attendant
 
terminal
 
a building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to the facilities that allow them to board airplanes
 
helicopter
 
an aircraft that is borne along by one or more sets of long rotating blades which allow it to hover, move in any direction including reverse, or land
 
 
  • porter
    • porter, porters[pɔː(r)tə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a carriage used to carry and transport luggage and other objects
    • Example:
      • By the time I reached the train station I was exhausted, but fortunately there was a porter to carry my luggage.
    • flight, flights[flaɪt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the act of flying through the air; a journey made by an air craft, e.g. a balloon, plane or space shuttle
    • Example:
      • The flight to Paris leaves at 7 o'clock tonight.
  • waiting room
    • waiting room, waiting rooms(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a room in some public place for people to wait
    • Example:
      • Is there a waiting room at London Heathrow Airport?
  • luggage
    • luggage[ˈlʌgɪdʒ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the bags and other containers that hold a traveller's belongings and the contents of such containers
    • Example:
      • How many pieces of luggage do you have?
  • runway
    • runway, runways[ˈrʌnweɪ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an airstrip, a (usually) paved section on which planes land or take off
    • Example:
      • Their plane has just landed on the runway.
  • escalator
    • escalator, escalators[ˈɛs.kə.leɪ.tə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a motor-driven mechanical device consisting of a continuous loop of steps that automatically conveys people from one floor to another
    • Example:
      • Do you want to take the escalator or the elevator?
  • cockpit
    • cockpit, cockpits(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the space for pilot and crew in a helicopter, aircraft, boat or spacecraft
    • Example:
      • Passengers are not allowed into the cockpit.
  • airport
    • airport, airports[ˈeɪrpɔrt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a place where airplanes can take off and land, including one or more runways and one or more passenger terminals
    • Example:
      • Last time they had to book an airport transfer.
  • gate
    • gate, gates[ɡeɪt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • at the airport a point of entry to the plane
    • Example:
      • Passengers flying to New York, please go to gate 8.
  • plane
    • plane, planes[pleɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a powered heavier-than air aircraft with fixed wings
    • Example:
      • We will go to Florida by plane.
    • on the plane(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • We are on the plane to England.
    • get off the plane(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • We will get off the plane in England.
  • jet
    • jet, jets[ˈʤɛt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a class of airplane using jet engines rather than propellors
    • Example:
      • She had never been inside a jet before.
  • pilot
    • pilot, pilots[ˈpīlət](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who is in charge of the controls of an aircraft/a plane
    • Example:
      • The pilot welcomes the flight passengers.
  • stewardess
    • stewardess, stewardesses[ˈstyoōərdis](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a female flight attendant
    • Example:
      • The stewardess offers drinks.
    • steward, stewards[ˈstyoōərd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a male flight attendant
    • Example:
      • There were two stewards on the plane.
  • terminal
    • terminal, terminals[ˈtərmɪnəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to the facilities that allow them to board airplanes
    • Example:
      • Inside the terminal are many gates.
  • helicopter
    • helicopter, helicopters[ˈhɛl.iˌkɒp.tə(ɹ)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an aircraft that is borne along by one or more sets of long rotating blades which allow it to hover, move in any direction including reverse, or land
    • Example:
      • We flew over the city in a helicopter.
 

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porter
flight
luggage
runway
escalator
cockpit
airport
gate
plane
jet
pilot
stewardess
steward
terminal
helicopter
 
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        plane
        plane+1
        cockpit
        cockpit
        helicopter
        helicopter+1
        gate
        gate
        waiting room
        waiting room
        airport
        airport
        terminal
        terminal
        escalator
        escalator
        pilot
        pilot
        porter
        porter
        stewardess
        stewardess
         
         
         

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        escalator
        a motor-driven mechanical device consisting of a continuous loop of steps that automatically conveys people from one floor to another
        stewardess
        a female flight attendant
        gate
        at the airport a point of entry to the plane
        pilot
        a person who is in charge of the controls of an aircraft/a plane
        steward
        a male flight attendant
        flight
        the act of flying through the air; a journey made by an air craft, e.g. a balloon, plane or space shuttle
        plane
        a powered heavier-than air aircraft with fixed wings
        airport
        a place where airplanes can take off and land, including one or more runways and one or more passenger terminals
        get off the plane
        on the plane
        luggage
        the bags and other containers that hold a traveller's belongings and the contents of such containers
        cockpit
        the space for pilot and crew in a helicopter, aircraft, boat or spacecraft
        helicopter
        an aircraft that is borne along by one or more sets of long rotating blades which allow it to hover, move in any direction including reverse, or land
        terminal
        a building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to the facilities that allow them to board airplanes
        porter
        a carriage used to carry and transport luggage and other objects
         
         
         

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        waiting room
        a room in some public place for people to wait
        porter
        a carriage used to carry and transport luggage and other objects
        jet+1
        a class of airplane using jet engines rather than propellors
        terminal
        a building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to the facilities that allow them to board airplanes
        luggage
        the bags and other containers that hold a traveller's belongings and the contents of such containers
        stewardess
        a female flight attendant
        cockpit
        the space for pilot and crew in a helicopter, aircraft, boat or spacecraft
        gate
        at the airport a point of entry to the plane
        runway
        an airstrip, a (usually) paved section on which planes land or take off
        pilot
        a person who is in charge of the controls of an aircraft/a plane
        airport
        a place where airplanes can take off and land, including one or more runways and one or more passenger terminals
         
         
         
         

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