a sitcom

The word "sitcom" is short for "situational comedy". It's a type of comedy TV show which is set in an imaginary situation. For example, a sitcom might be about a large family who all live together in one house, or a group of coworkers who do crazy things together.

Some famous examples of sitcoms include:

  • Friends
  • Seinfeld
  • The Cosby Show
  • The Big Bang Theory

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