Learn English with FRIENDS TV SHOW! Season 1 Episode 2

Michael Idioms, Slang 21 Comments

If you like watching Friends to learn English, you’re going to love these lessons! Today, let’s look at four phrases from Friends Season 1 Episode 2 Scene 3, The One With The Sonogram at the End. The phrases are: Be through with That would be See… Ball up In this scene, while Chandler, Joey, and Phoebe are watching TV in Monica’s room, Monica is cleaning up her room very hard because her parents are going to visit her. Joey has a glass in his hand. Monica asks him, “Are you through with that?” To be through with [something] means, to be finished using or doing something. I am through with working these late hours. I’m quitting my job. When you are through with the newspaper, please put it in the recycle bin. To be through with [person] means, to want to end your relationship with that person. Jane is angry with Joe. I think she is through with him. Rachel was through with Barry, so she didn’t marry him. Monica is cleaning the house and sees a small ball of paper. She asks, “Whose little ball of paper is this?” Chandler says, “Oh, uh, that would be mine.” [something] would …