Build your vocabulary
Why watch it?
- The majority of characters in this series have clear and standard British accents.
- A few minor characters do have more ‘regional’ accents and more informal speech.
- The dialogues are generally short
- The best thing about this series is there is a lot of visual context, which really helps you to understand what is happening and in general makes you enjoy the series.
This is a short BBC comedy series about the disastrous and funny events of Howard Steele in the week before important events in his life, such as his wedding day and the birth of his first child. Anything that can go wrong does go wrong! There are just three seasons with a total of 17 episodes.