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September 19, 2014
by Bloomsbury International

How to Speak Like the Queen (Received Pronunciation/Posh Accent)

The Queen’s English (also known as Received Pronunciation or ‘posh’) is a well-known English accent spoken by the royal family and other members of the upper classes in the UK. It is an accent which fascinates many non-native speakers and … Continue reading

July 26, 2013
by Bloomsbury International

British Culture – Baby George: 3rd in line to the throne

Royal Baby: Here we are! Prince William and Catherine Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are now the proud parents of George, born on Monday 22nd July at 4:24 pm, in the same hospital that William was born in: … Continue reading