Vocabulary Practice

With Dr. Eissa (Part 1)

In this video segment, Dr. Mohammed Eissa asks students about their origins. Watch the video and pay attention to the words he uses to express this, and then answer the questions below. After completing the exercise, follow along with Dr. Eissa in describing your own origins.

1. What does Dr. Eissa say about the first student? (Answer in Arabic)  Answer

2. What exactly does this mean?  Answer

3. Listen as Dr. Eissa finds out the origins of several other students. Write down some of the combinations that you hear (for example, American of French origin).  Answer