#5. Ross Has a Son (2)

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Published: 6.13.2021
Level 4   |   Time: 3:47
Accent: American
Source: Friends [S1 E22]

Ross and Sussn try to escape the janitor's closet and return to the birth of Ross's son.


    

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  • zero station [exp] - a medical expression related to child birth, not ready to be born yet
  • rip out [phv] - remove violently
  • a nipple [n] - the two small red parts of the chest
  • a vent [n] - a metal tube that brings air into a room [image]
  • a lesbian [n] - a woman who is romantically interested in other women
  • a life partner [n] - like a husband or wife but not officially married
  • crowning [v] - the baby's head is visible during childbirth
  • cook (something) up [phv] - create, invent, think of a new idea
  • be off doing... [exp] - be somewhere else doing...

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


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Carol Susan Ross Phoebe
  • Ross's ex-wife Carol is about to give birth to their son.
  • Susan is Carol's lesbian life partner.
  • Ross and Susan had been arguing about what to name the baby.
  • Phoebe, Ross and Susan are locked in a closet.

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  1. Why is Carol worried?
    Ross and Susan are arguing.
    Ross and Susan are not in the room.
    Ross and Susan can't agree on a name for the baby.

  2. What name is on the jumpsuit that Phoebe is wearing?
    Ben
    Bill
    Bob
    Brad

  3. What does Phoebe see inside the vent?
    a rat
    a broom
    darkness
    a bright light

  4. How do they escape the closet?
    A janitor opens the door.
    Ross breaks the door.
    Phoebe finds a key.

  5. According to the nurse, who is allowed to stay in the room?
    Friends
    Parents
    Husbands
    Ex-husbands
    Lesbian life partners

  6. Why is Ross so surprised when he sees the baby?
    He is a boy.
    He is so small.
    He is so big.

  7. What body parts does Ross mention?
    a head
    a chest
    a stomach
    arms
    fingers
    feet
    hands
    shoulders
    toes

  8. Where is Phoebe?
    In the closet
    In the hallway
    In the room
    In the vent

  9. What do they name the baby?
    Ben
    Jordie
    Jamie

  10. Who does Phoebe think the baby looks like?
    Carol
    Monica
    Ross
    Susan


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