Tag Archives: bilingualism

On Canada Day, why I love Canada

July 1 is Canada Day – every year.  It’s the birthday of Confederation, the date in 1867 on which Canada ceased to be a British colony and become a country in its own right.  On July 1, 1867 this new … Continue reading

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Réflexion sur l’éducation au Nouveau-Brunswick

Note: Another post in French. I’m taking French lessons again, and I find that trying to write my thoughts in French is a great way to practice. You should give it a try! Following on from my previous “Thoughts on … Continue reading

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Réflexion sur l’assimilation au Nouveau-Brunswick

Note: This post is in French and, needless to say, will not be of interest to any of you who don’t understand French! I’m enjoying trying to express myself in another language. Writing helps. Feedback welcome. 🙂 Je ne suis … Continue reading

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