#4. Ross Has a Son (1)

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Published: 6.10.2021
Level 4   |   Time: 4:00
Accent: American
Source: Friends [S1 E22]

Susan and Ross compete to see who can be help Carol more during her pregnancy.


    

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  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
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  • contractions [n] - a shortening of the muscles in a woman's uterus during childbirth
  • a uterus [n] - the part of a woman's body where a child grows (the womb)
  • quartz [n] - a hard white cystal (rock) used in expensive wrist watches and clocks
  • ice chips [n] - small pieces of frozen water
  • land on (something) [phv] - decide (something)
  • pass by [phv] - skip
  • a fiasco [n] - a disaster, a complete failure
  • a cramp [n] - a severe muscle pain caused by tiredness or lack of water
  • I got it! [exp] - I will do it!
  • my fault [n] - I caused the problem
  • come along [phv] - arrive, join a group
  • clever [adj] - funny
  • ironic [adj] - bad luck, happening in the opposite way that is expected
  • over [adj] - finished
  • a lesbian [n] - a woman who is romantically interested in other women

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression


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Ross Phoebe Susan Carol
  • Carol is Ross's ex-wife. She is pregnant with Ross's son.
    Note: The actress who plays Carol has changed from the previous video.
  • Susan is Carol's partner (girlfriend).
  • They are in a hospital because Carol is going to give birth.

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  1. Carol is ten month pregnant.
    True
    False

  2. Carol loves the contractions.
    True
    False

  3. Carol is not allowed to drink water.
    True
    False

  4. Susan and Ross leave to get a glass of water for Carol.
    True
    False

  5. Rachel brings ice chips for Carol.
    True
    False

  6. Ross wants to name the baby Jordie.
    True
    False

  7. Susan used to date someone named Jamie.
    True
    False

  8. Carol has stomach cramps.
    True
    False

  9. Susan thinks Ross is threatened by her.
    True
    False

  10. Phoebe doesn't like yelling.
    True
    False

  11. They are locked in the closet.
    True
    False

  12. Ross is worried that he won't be able to spend time with his son.
    True
    False

  13. Susan is worried that people will not understand her relationship to the baby.
    True
    False

  14. Phoebe's mother went to jail.
    True
    False

  15. Phoebe's father died.
    True
    False

  16. Phoebe thinks that the baby is going to have a difficult life.
    True
    False


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