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At Rachel’s apartment…

Complete the script with the words below. Then watch the scene and check!

married – hug – couple – fun – joke – list – guys – grandma – funny – card – any

Tag: This one’s from me.
Rachel: Ahh!
Tag: It wasn’t on your list, but hopefully you’ll think it’s really 1.________.
Rachel: A scooter!
Ross: Stick to the 2.________. Always stick to the list.
Rachel: No! No, no, I love it. Thank you.
Chandler: Okay, open ours next. Open ours next!
Rachel: Okay.
Joey: Now that you’re a 3.__________, we don’t get two presents from you 4.__________?
Chandler: For my last birthday you gave me a 5.____________! Okay, read the card! Read the card!
Rachel: Okay. Happy birthday 6.__________! It’s better to be over the hill than buried under it. All our love Monica and Chandler. That’s 7._________, yeah!
Chandler: No-no-no-no! That was the 8._______!
Rachel: No, I know! I get it! It’s funny!
Chandler: No, because you’re not a grandmother!
Rachel: No I know, because to be a grandmother you have to be 9._________ and have children and I don’t have 10.________ of those things. That’s why it’s so funny.
Monica: All you had to do was buy the 11.________!

Watch the scene and complete Rachel’s plan with numbers

--> Rachel wants to have ______ kids.
--> She should have the first one by the time she’s _________.
--> She doesn’t have to get pregnant until she is ________, which gives Prada ______ years to start making maternity clothes!
--> She wants to be married for __________ year before she gets pregnant.
--> She doesn’t have to get married until she is _____, which is ______ whole years from now!
--> However, she needs a year and a half to plan the wedding, and she would like to know the guy for a year, year and a half before they get engaged. Which means she needs to meet the guy by the time she’s __________.


  1. João Paulo11:13 PM

    Olá, gostaria de uma ajuda sua, se não for pedir muito, e nem sei se posso fazer isso aqui, mas é o seguinte: estou legendando um pequeno video, e tenho dúvida em relação ao seguinte trecho, do qual não tenho certeza do número que o entrevistado diz:

    "...probably __% of my songwriting sections started that way"

    Eis o áudio:

    Obrigado desde já.

  2. Replies
    1. João Paulo8:37 AM

      Obrigado novamente. :D