British humour

Here is a clip from a series from the 1970s called "Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em".

Source: BBCWorldwide (You Tube) Key words: some mothers do rollerskating

Perhaps the most popular British sitcom "Only Fools and Horses":

Source; BBCComedyGreats (You Tube) Key words: fools horses del bar

One of comedian Harry Enfield's many characters Kevin the Teenager:

Source: BBCWorldwide (You Tube) Key words: kevin crush teacher

A classic comedy from the 1970s "Fawlty Towers":

Source: BBCComedyGreats (You Tube) Key words: fawlty towers biscuit rat

The world famous Mr Bean:

Source: MrBean (You Tube) Key words: bean meets royalty

One of many characters from the show Little Britain:

Source: comedyklips (You Tube) Key words: Little Britain Carol Spain

Benny Hill best represents British humour for many:

Source: whovianlover (You Tube) Key words: Benny Hill wishing well

'Allo 'Allo was a sitcom set in wartime France:

Source: pifimental (You Tube) Key words: allo allo subtitulado

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Hilde said…
I`ve never seen Little Britain. Andy is the British TOrrente. Ajjjj!!!
Graham said…
Hi Hilde,

Actually, I've never seen a Torrente film.

It's true that they look quite alike but I doubt they have much else in common.

How's your English coming along this year?