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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #67159: Royal Family
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    Royal Family

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    1.  Married Edward Prince of Wales in March 1893.She enjoyed many social activities.
    2.  The present Queen of the United Kingdom.She married Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, in 1947.She celebrated two Jubilees,Silver in 1977 and Golden in 2002.
    3.  After the death of his elder brother,he became heir to the throne.In 1917,he changed the family name to The House of Windsor because of World War I and the German origin of the family name.
    4.  Stemming from Scottish nobility,she married Albert Duke of York in 1923.She became Queen Mother in 1953.English people nicknamed her the .
    5.  He worked for a better connection with France and created L'Entente Cordiale.He died in 1910.
    6.  His reign saw World War II,the independence of India in 1947 and the creation of the Republic of Ireland in 1949.
    7.  Born in 1948 in Buckingham Palace,he married Lady Diana Spencer in 1981 and Camilla Parker Bowles in 2005.
    8.  He became King in January 1936.He abdicated in December 1936 because he felt unable to leave Wallis Simpson.
    9.  She was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II.She married the photographer Anthony Amstrong-Jones in 1960 and divorced in 1978.She died two months before her mother.
    10.  In December 1891 she was engaged to Prince Albert the eldest son of the Prince of Wales,but he died in February 1892.She accepted to marry Prince George ,Duke of York in July 1893.

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