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Last updated at 13:15 BST, Thursday, 25 July 2013

Royal baby talk

Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, the son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge

The wait is over! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's new baby boy has arrived.

Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge was born on Monday 22nd July and is 3rd in line to be the future king.

In 6 Minute English we talk about what to say when a new baby arrives and what kind of life a royal baby can look forward to.

This week's question:

When was Prince William - the father of the new baby - born? Was it:

a) 21st May 1982

b) 21st June 1982

c) 21st October 1982

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Royal baby talk

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Vocabulary

little one

baby

maternity unit

part of the hospital where babies are born

a baby shower

a party where people give gifts for the new baby

protocol

accepted way of behaving at official occasions

delivered

(in this case) given birth to

upbringing

how a child is treated and educated by its parents

nanny

a woman whose job is to help take care of someone's children

nappies

thick pieces of soft cloth or paper fastened between a baby's legs to catch solid and liquid waste. The American word is diaper.

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