Friends are back – level 1

20-01-2016 15:00

“Friends“ is a TV show. It starts in 1994. It is very popular.

The sitcom shows the lives of six people. They live in New York. They are all friends. Their names are Ross, Phoebe, Chandler, Monica, Rachel and Joey.

The show ends in 2004. However, after 12 years, the friends are back! They will be on NBC next month.

Difficult words: sitcom (a situation comedy – a TV series which shows the same people in funny situations), will (“in the future”).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

Do you like the show?


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