People frequently tell me that Germans don’t have a sense of humour and the term German comedian is apparently an oxymoron.
Well, there are loads of good and very funny German comedians. The problem is, it’s not always easy to translate jokes and something that is extremely funny in German doesn’t sound funny in English (or the other way round).
Henning Wehn is a German stand-up comedian who lives in England and tries to teach some German the fun way. You can watch some of his videos on the BBC website but here’s one for you to enjoy straight away.
What do you think, funny or not?