Wordlist: TV - List 3

 

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    • quiz show, quis shows(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a game show in the form of a quiz
    • Example:
      • She was once the host of a quiz show.
    • talk show, talk shows(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a television or radio programme in which a host converses on various topics with guests who may be experts, celebrities, or members of the listening or viewing audience
    • Example:
      • Most talk shows are broadcast in the afternoon.
    • feature, features[fiːtʃə(r)](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a long, prominent, article, programme or item in the media, or the department that creates them; frequently used technically to distinguish content from news
    • Example:
      • The news about Africa is a weekly feature on the TV channel.
    • soap opera, soap operas(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a television serial, typically broadcast in the afternoon or evening, about the lives of melodramatic characters, which are often filled with strong emotions, highly dramatic situations and suspense
    • Example:
      • Every night she watches her favourite soap opera.
      • Synonym(s):
        soap, daytime serial
    • live[lɪv](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • seen or heard from a broadcast right as it is happening
    • Example:
      • The station presents a live news programme every evening.
    • rating, ratings(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a position on a scale which evaluates the number of viewers of a programme or a channel
    • Example:
      • The new programme has high ratings.
      • Synonym(s):
        audience rate
  • aerial
    • aerial, aerials[ˈɛəɹ.i.əl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc
    • Example:
      • This aerial doesn't transmit properly anymore.
      • Synonym(s):
        antenna
  • cable
    • cable, cables[keɪbl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a system for receiving television or Internet service over coaxial or fibreoptic cables; short for cable television, broadcast over the above network, not by antenna
    • Example:
      • I tried to watch the movie last night but my cable was out.
    • cable TV(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • broadcast over the cable network, not by antenna
    • Example:
      • Do you have cable TV at home?
  • satellite
    • satellite, satellites(noun)
    • Definition:
      • any man-made apparatus designed to relay telecommunication signals to and from Earth; the reception of television broadcasts via services that utilise man-made satellite technology
    • Example:
      • Do you have satellite at your house?
  • satellite dish
    • satellite dish, satellite dishes(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc by satellite
    • Example:
      • We have to assemble a new satellite dish.
    • DVD player, DVD players(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an electronic device for playing DVDs
    • Example:
      • I got a new DVD player yesterday.
    • video clip, video clips(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a short video or film, often a music video on TV
    • Example:
      • Video clips are overwhelmingly supplied by amateurs.
  • film
    • film, films[fɪlm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a medium used to capture images in a camera; a motion picture
    • Example:
      • How about watching a film tonight?
      • Synonym(s):
        movie
 

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        cable TV
        broadcast over the cable network, not by antenna
        quiz show
        a game show in the form of a quiz
        DVD player
        an electronic device for playing DVDs
        talk show
        a television or radio programme in which a host converses on various topics with guests who may be experts, celebrities, or members of the listening or viewing audience
        aerial
        a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc
        soap opera
        a television serial, typically broadcast in the afternoon or evening, about the lives of melodramatic characters, which are often filled with strong emotions, highly dramatic situations and suspense
        cable
        a system for receiving television or Internet service over coaxial or fibreoptic cables; short for cable television, broadcast over the above network, not by antenna
        video clip
        a short video or film, often a music video on TV
        rating
        a position on a scale which evaluates the number of viewers of a programme or a channel
        satellite dish
        a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc by satellite
        feature
        a long, prominent, article, programme or item in the media, or the department that creates them; frequently used technically to distinguish content from news
        live
        seen or heard from a broadcast right as it is happening
        film
        a medium used to capture images in a camera; a motion picture
        satellite
        any man-made apparatus designed to relay telecommunication signals to and from Earth; the reception of television broadcasts via services that utilise man-made satellite technology
         
         
         

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        aerial
        a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc
        satellite dish
        a device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc by satellite
        cable
        a system for receiving television or Internet service over coaxial or fibreoptic cables; short for cable television, broadcast over the above network, not by antenna
        film
        a medium used to capture images in a camera; a motion picture
        satellite
        any man-made apparatus designed to relay telecommunication signals to and from Earth; the reception of television broadcasts via services that utilise man-made satellite technology
         
         
         
         
         

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