There are three nationwide television networks in the United States: the
American Broadcasting Company(ABC), the Columbia Broadcasting Company(CBS) and
the National Broadcasting Company(NBC). There is also a public broadcasting
network(PBS), and there are hundreds of local television stations. In many
areas television is broadcast 24 hours a day.
1.A: Is there anything worth watching on another channel?
B: I think there's a western on.
A: Do you mind if we watch it? I'd really like to see it.
B: Well, I really wanted to see the baseball game.
2.A: Do you happen to know what's on after the news?
B: I've got a feeling there's a documentary about animals.
A: Does anybody mind if we watch it?
B: Don't you want to see part two of the movie?
3.A: Do you remember what comes on next?
B: I believe there's a TV special.
A: Are you interested in watching it?
B: Let me look in the TV Guide first.
4.A: What's on Channerl 2 at 8:00?
B: If I remember correctly, there's a quiz show.
A: Do you want to watch it?
B: Let's see what else is on first.