Now it has emerged that the Prince of Wales is having lessons in Arabic.
The Prince told guests at a reception in Qatar today that the language 'goes in one ear and out the other'.
But an aide revealed that he is so keen to learn it that he has been having private tuition for more than six months.
Being able to read Arabic would enable the Prince, who is passionate about encouraging dialogue between different religions, to read the Koran in its original form.
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