Mind Your Language (1977–1986)

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Barry Evans plays a put-upon language teacher who tries to make a living by teaching English to immigrants. With pupils from India, France, China, and many other countries, his lessons do ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Barry Evans ...
 Jeremy Brown (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
George Camiller ...
 Giovanni Capello / ... (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
Jacki Harding ...
 Anna Schmidt (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
Zara Nutley ...
 Miss Courtney (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
Ricardo Montez ...
 Juan Cervantes (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
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 Ranjeet Singh (42 episodes, 1977-1986)
Robert Lee ...
 Taro Nagazumi (29 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Maximillian Papandrious (29 episodes, 1977-1979)
Jamila Massey ...
 Jamila Ranjha (29 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Danielle Favre (29 episodes, 1977-1979)
Dino Shafeek ...
 Ali Nadim (29 episodes, 1977-1979)
Pik Sen Lim ...
 Chung Su-Lee (27 episodes, 1977-1979)
Anna Bergman ...
 Ingrid Svenson (21 episodes, 1978-1986)
Tommy Godfrey ...
 Sid (20 episodes, 1978-1979)
Iris Sadler ...
 Gladys (20 episodes, 1978-1979)
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Barry Evans plays a put-upon language teacher who tries to make a living by teaching English to immigrants. With pupils from India, France, China, and many other countries, his lessons do not always go as planned. Written by Rhino <rhino@blueyonder.co.uk>

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This show was remade in India as "Zaban Sambhal ke" (Talk with Care). In this, the students from various parts of India learn Hindi under Pankaj Kapur. See more »

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In the first episodes, we can see that the number of the classroom is 5, while later on number 7 appears on the door. See more »

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Ranjeet Singh: If at first, you are not succeeding, try try!
Jeremy Brown: [corrects Ranjeet] Again.
Ranjeet Singh: If at first, you are...
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Brilliant comedy!
9 November 2000 | by (Dublin, Ireland) – See all my reviews

I agree with "suavebloke", Hong Kong. In my opinion, this is not a racist series. I am enjoying the re-runs on Sky Satellite at the moment & it's a funny as ever. The late Barry Evans is excellent in the role of the teacher. I wonder what ever happened to the extremely attractive Francoise Pascal, who played the French student?


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