Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Vocabulary, listening comprehension and general airport language practice for students.
Scene summary:
Viktor Navorski, a traveler from the fictional nation of Krakozhia, arrives at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport, and discoveres that his passport is suddenly no longer valid. The United States no longer recognizes Krakozhia as an independent country after the outbreak of a civil war, and Viktor is not permitted to either enter the country or return home as he is now stateless. Because of this, U.S. Customs and Border Protection seizes his passport and airline ticket.
Video length: 3 minutes 47 seconds
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2021-04-07, 00:03:13 (GMT+1)
About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) The board shows...

  • departures
  • arrivals
  • terminals

2) The announcement says: "United Airlines announces the..."

  • arrival of flight 9435
  • departure of flight 9435
  • delay of flight 9435
  • cancellation of flight 9435

3)

Fill the gap: The passengers are arriving at ________________________

4) What is the woman going to do while she is in the U.S.?

Answer the question using your own words

5)

Fill the gap: The passengers need to show their ________________________ to the immigration officers.

6)

Fill the gap: The passengers are collecting their ________________________ from the ________________________

7)

Fill the gap: He is staying at the ________________________

8) Match the questions and answers.

Match the items:
Can I please have your passport.Yes, here it is.
Where would you like to go?Keep the change.
Here's your change.Please take me to the Ramada Inn, 161 Lexington.
Do you know anyone here?No, it's my first time here.

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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nalan.akin
2021-04-07 08:09:43
Thank you so much! I love this movie a lot and I do appreciate using this exercise in my online lessons;)