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Forum: British Royals 09-21-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 126
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Posted By Moonmaiden23
QEII speaks much better than schoolgirl French...

QEII speaks much better than schoolgirl French I've heard her even though her accent is not great. She may speak German as well. Ditto the DoE.

As for the PoW, his French is quite flawless and...
Forum: British Royals 09-21-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
:previous: "Why learn another language when...

:previous:

"Why learn another language when the world is learning yours?":ohmy:

Imagine if the French had taken that attitude when their language was considered the gold standard of culture and...
Forum: British Royals 09-21-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
I don't think it's accurate to say the BRF is not...

I don't think it's accurate to say the BRF is not multi-lingual.

The Queen, the DoE, the Duke of Kent and the PoW etc all are.

It's the current generation(William, Harry, Beatrice, Eugenie,)...
Forum: British Royals 01-15-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
But why should it matter whether or not they are...

But why should it matter whether or not they are subjects of the Windsors? The ability to express oneself in more than one's native language is quite simply a sign of a well-rounded, well-educated...
Forum: British Royals 01-15-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
miss whirley- When I read that about...

miss whirley-

When I read that about President Garfield I couldn't believe it. Imagine!

I am the same as you when it comes to French. I can read fairly fluently, and instructors always said my...
Forum: British Royals 01-14-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
I think I have to disagree. Spanish or French are...

I think I have to disagree. Spanish or French are spoken by as many as a quarter of the population of the planet as the primary language. That is far from a small number of people.

English is of...
Forum: British Royals 01-12-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
I agree. Queen Maxima's linguistic abilities are...

I agree. Queen Maxima's linguistic abilities are dazzling. Same with GD Maria-Teresa of Luxembourg and her eldest son HGD Guillaume.
Forum: British Royals 01-12-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 35,915
Posted By Moonmaiden23
In all fairness I don't think it's just William...

In all fairness I don't think it's just William and Harry. I don't believe any of the younger generation of British Royals are truly fluent in any language other than English. This is in direct...
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