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actiongeladen

The show is action-packed with drama and excitement.

Übertragung

The first broadcast of Ugly Betty was in 1999 in Columbia.

Geschäftsmann

The businessman had a meeting at the bank.

vorsichtig

Please listen carefully and don't make too much noise.

Zeichentrick

Walt Disney made the first cartoon movie with sound in 1928.

Figur

People in over 70 countries follow the activities of the cartoon characters in The Simpsons.

Talkshow

Famous people talk about themselves on chat shows.

klug

The clever girl got excellent exam results.

Dokumentarsendung

The TV series Walking With Dinosaurs is the world's most watched documentary.

mühelos

The football team won the match easily.

Folge

I watched the latest episode of my favourite television show.

aussergewöhnlich

Ordinary people suddenly discover they can do extraordinary things, e.g. a politician can fly.

schnelllebig

The television show is very fast-moving with lots of action and events.

Spielshow

I enjoy watching people compete on game shows.

Grund

A gerund (-ing form) is a noun formed from a verb.

hungrig

He ate his dinner hungrily.

Krankheit

People with serious illnesses go to hospital.

erfunden

Springfield, USA is an imaginary city in The Simpsons.

Infinitiv

Use the infinitive form of the verb.

medizinisch

Medical drama series are always popular.

bürgerlich

The Simpsons are a middle-class family living in Springfield, USA.

Mörder(in)

They're looking for the murderer who killed the young man.

Musiksendung

The band performed on the music programme.

Nachrichtensendung

There is a news programme on TV every day.

normal

On your birthday, do you do something special or have an ordinary day?

Patient

He was a patient at the hospital.

Politiker

The politician gave a speech in the local town.

Präposition

A preposition shows place, direction, time, etc.

hübsch

Betty Suarez isn't a pretty girl.

Gefängnis

Two people escaped from prison.

Pronomen

I, You, We and They are all pronouns.

Realitysendung

I'm A Celebrity - Get Me Out Of Here! is a very popular reality show.

kürzlich

There was an emergency in a recent episode of Scrubs.

Romanze

I love films about romance.

Satire

The Simpsons is a satire of middle-class American life.

Science-Fiction

James likes to watch science fiction programmes about aliens.

hier: Handlungsort

Springfield, USA is the setting for The Simpsons.

Fernsehkomödie/Sitcom

The Simpsons is the longest-running American sitcom.

Soap

My favourite soap is Coronation Street.

Sportsendung

Boys love to watch sports programmes on TV.

ersetzen

Matt Groening substituted Bart for his own name.

gelingen

Will they succeed in saving the world?

abgehalten werden

The TV series takes place in Santa Lucia.

Talentsendung

Strictly Come Dancing is one of the world's most popular TV talent shows.

durstig

Sarah drank the water thirstily.

Thriller

Thrillers are really exciting to watch.

Schwierigkeit

In Ugly Betty, there's often trouble in the office.

Verb

A verb is an action word, and can be regular or irregular.