Do you know the English verb “to shoplift“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Paul: I heard your son got into trouble recently.

Kevin: Yes, he was caught trying to shoplift a camera from the electronics store.

Does it mean:

a) buy something from a store

b) steal something from a store

c) use something in a store

d) break something in a store

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: b) steal something from a store