The last pharaoh to rule Egypt, Cleopatra was a woman of intelligence and charisma, only later celebrated as a great beauty. Sophie and Neil discuss why she is still an object of fascination today.
This week’s question
Which country was Cleopatra’s family originally from? Is it…
You’ll hear the answer at the end of the programme.
the jury’s out on something
people haven’t decide about something yet
brother or sister
the ability to attract people to you
place too small a value on something
(here) carefully planned