A couple of days ago this tweet by British MP Nicholas Soames – Winston Churchill’s grandson – caught my attention:
Formidable interview by French President with @AndrewMarr9 in perfectEnglish. I have always thought how shaming it is that none of our Leaders could do the same in French #languagesmatterandwedondoitwell
— Nicholas Soames (@NSoames) January 21, 2018
None of them, really? I checked and found the following.
I thought I’d limit myself to the Queen and prime ministers, but I could not but include a pretty hilarious statement by one 10-Downing Street hopeful.