Queen Elizabeth visits Malta – level 1

02-12-2015 15:00

Queen Elizabeth II visits Malta. She meets with the Maltese president. She visits the president’s home. She plants a tree there.

The Queen also comes to a meeting. It is the meeting of leaders of the Commonwealth.

Justin Trudeau is Canada’s new Prime Minister. He gives a speech. He says that he is the 12th Prime Minister of Canada during Elizabeth’s rule.

Elizabeth says that he makes her feel old. Everybody laughs.

Difficult words: the Commonwealth (an organization of 50 countries which were part of the British Empire), give a speech to (talk to people), rule (the time when someone is a king or a queen).

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