A bank is a financial institution that creates credit by lending money to a borrower, thereby creating a corresponding deposit on the bank’s balance sheet. Lending activities can be performed either directly or indirectly through capital markets.

the bank

the bank

A make a deposit 1 deposit slip 8 (bank) vault
B make a withdrawal 2 withdrawal slip 9 safe deposit box
C cash a check 3 check 10 teller
D get traveler’s checks 4 traveler’s check 11 security guard
E open an account 5 bankbook/passbook 12 ATM (machine)/
F apply for a loan 6 ATM card cash machine
G exchange currency 7 credit card 13 bank officer

the-bank

1. teller 3. deposit 5. security guard 7. safety deposit box
2. customer 4. deposit slip 6. vault 8. valuables

 Opening an Account
the bank

9. account manager 12. check book 15. ATM card
10. passbook 13. check 16. bank statement
11. savings account number 14. checking account number 17. balance

the-bank

A. Cash a check. B. Make a deposit. C. Bank online.

 The ATM(Automated Teller Machine)

the-bank

D. Insert your ATM card. E. Enter your PIN* F. Withdraw cash. G. Remove your card.

*PIN = personal identification number