Bilingualism Is In Decline In Canada

Bilingualism is in decline in Canada. Canada has always had a strong stance when it comes to ensuring that both French and English are spoken by its inhabitants. French and English have been the two official languages in Canada since 1969. According to the country’s statistics agency, bilingualism in the Francophone province has increased slightly during recent years. This could partly be due to the increase in the number of immigrants who moved into this area. However, the number of Canadians who can hold a conversation in both French and English has declined for the first time in 50 years, outside Quebec.

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Think French Audio Magazine Review

An independent language advantage course review by Andrea Lainé

Think Language online audio language magazineThe Think French audio magazine is more than a simple French audio language course – as with the Think Spanish audio magazine, it is designed to help you to learn French while teaching you about life and culture in French-speaking countries.  It is a much more current and engaging approach to learning French online for intermediate and advanced learners.

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Montreal Film Festival 2011

The Montreal Film Festival in Canada takes place between 18th August and 28th August 2011.

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Toronto Film Festival 2009

The Toronto Film Festival in Canada takes place between the 10th and 19th September 09. It is a fairly contemporary film festival with a good selection of different types of films within different genres. Although there are no awards, the festival promotes Canadian, International and foreign language films from across the globe.  

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