Mr Bean – Vocabulary explained
Sitcom – A television series that makes you laugh
“Friends” is an old American sitcom that always makes me laugh.
Teddy bear – A stuffed toy in a shape of a bear
My son’s favourite teddy bear was a Steiff bear.
Flat – Appartment (UK)/apartment (US)
We live in a 2 bedroom flat in London, on the 12th floor of a building.
Solve – To find an answer to a problem
I had many problems to solve today but I managed to find answers to all of them!
Divorced – Someone who was married but is now legally separated from their husband/wife.|
There are more and more divorced people now which is probably why many people don’t want to get married.
Comedy shows – Shows that make you laugh
I love comedy shows, they make me laugh and make me feel good.
Sketches – Short performances
Rowan Atkinson played in many funny sketches on stage before he made longer tv series.
Popular – Liked by many
Standing desks are now popular at work. Many people use it at home too.
Celebrity – Someone who is very well known by a lot of people
Nowadays there are many celebrities from YouTube or Instagram because they have millions of followers.
Retire – Stop working
Most people in Germany retire at 65 years old. They can then spend all their time doing what they like and not have to work.
Hobbies – Things you do for pleasure
Art is my biggest hobby. I spend all my time painting when I’m not working.