Choose the best answer to each question. Then check your answers.


1. In the United Kingdom, the Queen is the

2. In the United Kingdom, the leader is the

3. When does the Queen give a political opinion?

4. The Queen doesn't

5. The portrait of the Queen isn't on

6. How many countries are there in the United Kingdom?

7. The Queen often goes abroad

8. The Queen is also the queen of

9. 2012 was the year of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee which celebrated her

10. The Queen's favourite dogs are

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1. Work in small groups. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of being a king or queen. Make a note of your ideas.

2. Listen to the other groups' ideas. Make notes of any different ideas they have.

3. Vote for the group with the best ideas.


You are a teenage prince or princess. Write a letter to a royal friend. These questions might help you:

- What did you do last week? Did you enjoy it?

- What did you do this morning? How was it?

- What are you going to do during the holidays?

End you letter by saying something about the advantages / disadvantages of being a prince / princess.

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