AM/PM Session - 30 October 2018 - The US fascination with the British royals
We read about why the US is fascinated with the British royals:
Vocabulary Top 10:
sweep - to win everything that can be won in (something, such as an election) in an easy or impressive way (note: there are many other meanings of this word)
sparkling - shining with or reflecting bright points of light
diadem - a crown that is worn especially by a king or queen as a symbol of royalty
beguilingly - in a way that attracts or interests someone
intriguing - extremely interesting; fascinating
sullied - to damage or ruin the good quality of (something)
hereditary - passed or able to be passed from parent to child before birth; holding a position or title that was passed on from your parent or an older relative
redoubt - a safe or protected place
bygone - from a time in the past; gone by
commoditise - turn something into or treat as something that can be bought or sold
Does your country still have a royal family?
Are you interested in the lives of royal families?