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TV SHOWS Genres


SITCOM A set of regularly presented television shows involving the same group of fictional characters or the same subject. Also known as situation comedy.


DOCUMENTARY A television programme that tells the facts about actual people and events.


KID´S TV programmes produced for children.


MAKEOVER A show that helps to make changes to improve the appearance or effectiveness of someone or something.


DRAMA A television show that is about a serious subject and is not meant to make the audience laugh.


CARTOON A television show made by photographing a series of drawings.


COOKERY A programme hosted by famous chefs, who teach people how to cook.


NEWS A show that reports world events as they unfold.


REALITY TV Television shows in which people who are not actors are shown living with, dealing with, and often competing against each other in real-life situations.


SPORTS Programmes featuring sports or sporting events.


TRAVEL A show that features holiday destinations.


SOAP Also known as Soap Opera, it´s a television programme that has continuing stories about the daily lives and problems of a group of people.


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