Build your vocabulary
Why watch it?
- This series has clear standard American accents.
- There is lots of vocabulary related to daily life at an office.
- There is lots of great informal language.
- There is a lot of conversation involving three or more speakers, which is similar to real-life interactions in groups.
The Office is an American television comedy series and adaptation of the BBC series of the same name. It is made in a documentary style, investigating the everyday life of a modern working office and its employees. Michael Scott (Steve Carell) is the office manager and considers himself a business genius and man of the people. He is unaware that to his workers he is annoying and idiotic.