Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Surveillance"

The meaning of "Surveillance" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa surveillance?
A: It means somebody is or may be watching you through a video camera.
The sign you posted suggests they are looking for people who may be spitting in a public place, and maybe there is a fine for doing that.
Q: O que significa keep up on the surveillance ?
A: Keep track of what's happening.
Q: O que significa surveillance ?
A: close observation, especially of a suspected spy or criminal.

"he found himself put under surveillance by British military intelligence"
Q: O que significa surveillance?
A: ‏مرابقة

Example sentences using "Surveillance"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com surveillance.
A: This area has many thieves. Therefore, we need to install surveillance cameras to our house.

A surveillance team is needed in the airport.

People in the store will be under surveillance.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com surveillance.
A: As in watching someone closely: “The CIA has him under surveillance.”

As in watching a place to prevent crime or gather evidence on a criminal: “The store is under video surveillance.” or “They put a covert surveillance team in place to watch the smugglers.”

As in security cameras or videos: “The surveillance cameras watched the gas station from above.” or “The police watched the surveillance video to catch the thief.”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com surveillance.
A: The surveillance cameras are always watching.
The Surveillance video showed the shop being robbed.
The suspects were under police surveillance.

Synonyms of "Surveillance" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre he is under surveillance

e he is being watched


can I use ''surveillance or be watched'' to watch somebody or something in any context? ?
A: @carstrk They mean the same thing.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre surveillance e scrutiny ?
A: Surveillance is neutral, scruteny is more insistent.

Translations of "Surveillance"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 나는 감시를 당하는 대상만 감시를 당하는 것이 아니라고 생각했습니다. ( surveillance )
A: I didn't think that only those subject to surveillance would be monitored.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? caméra de surveillance
A: Surveillance Camera.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? surveillances
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? what does it mean. surveillance
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Other questions about "Surveillance"

Q: Under strict surveillance,
he had lived a simple life in the island for a year.

After that, he escaped from the island.
He fought and finally defeated the ruler. soa natural?
A: I think it's more natural to say
"He was no doubt making plans to take down the ruler during that time."
Q: I bought a surveillance camera.
I use it as a baby camera. soa natural?
A: *I use it as a baby monitor.
Q: permanent surveillance? soa natural?
A: Natural but formal
Q: I got surveillance photos that say otherwise. soa natural?
A: In casual / informal speech this sentence is acceptable.

However, in more formal speech or written English, it is not acceptable. Instead you should say either:

"I have surveillance photos that say otherwise."
OR
"I've got surveillance photos that say otherwise."
Q: The surveillance camera will keep track of you so don't do anything silly. soa natural?
A: Perfect

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