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Can You Make It Through "God Save The Queen" Without Messing Up?

How many of the words do you actually know?

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Do you actually know the words to the UK national anthem? I mean, really know them, not "can sort of mumble along"?

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Are you sure? Even the weird second and third verses that basically nobody ever sings?

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Well here's your chance to test yourself.

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Click the lyrics in the right order to see if you can get through the song without making the Queen angry...

(And don't be too slow – you're against the clock.)

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This is what you thought the lyrics were:

The Queen isn't laughing at your efforts, honest.

Want to know the real lyrics? Here you go. (Although, as the Monarchy's own website notes, technically there is no official version – it's all based on tradition. So you can totally claim that your version is the right one!)
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Want to know the real lyrics? Here you go. (Although, as the Monarchy's own website notes, technically there is no official version – it's all based on tradition. So you can totally claim that your version is the right one!)