Talking about your favourite TV show in English

source: Learn English with Let's Talk    2016年6月11日
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Meaning one show or one part of your TV show which lasts for 30 to 60 minutes.
Example: Did you watch last night s episode of Quantico?

A season means a group of episodes. Each season can have between 12 or 24 episodes.
Example: I loved the first season of Downton Abbey as compared to the second season.

Re - runs:
Means the repeats of old episodes. Example: I enjoy watching the reruns of the famous TV show F.R.I.E.N.D.S.

Season premiere: means the first episode of a brand-new season.
Example: I am so excited to catch the season premiere of my favourite TV show, the game of thrones.

Season finale:
Means the last episode of the season.
Example: I love watching season finales because they are the most exciting episodes and they keep you intrigued till the next season.

Means a TV programme which is aired regularly on a particular day or days of the week.
Example: my favourite TV shows are Castle and Quantico.

Saving from the Internet. Example: I like to download certain TV shows and watch them whenever I like.

Watching live on the Internet. Example: sometimes I like to stream certain TV shows which are music-based live from the Internet.
Channel surfing: mean moving from one TV channel to another. Example: Channel surfing is my favourite past time when I am bored.

What's on air:
What is currently playing on TV?
Example: every evening when I come back from work the first thing I do is check what's on air.

Off air:
Means the TV show has ended for good.
Example: So many of my favourite shows have now gone off air. I really miss them that's why I catch the reruns.