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When Politicians Put Their (French Speaking) Foot In Their (English Speaking) Mouth…
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When Politicians Put Their (French Speaking) Foot In Their (English Speaking) Mouth…

We all remember when Dan Quayl misspelled potato. Or when George W. Bush was misunderestimated. In Canada, as an officially bilingual country we have a different kind of blunder: one made by politicians when expressing themselves in their second official language. Here are some example in French: . 1. Canada’s Prime Minister questions the need for… … Continue reading

Song: Nadja (Des réponses)
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Song: Nadja (Des réponses)

Nadja is a chanteuse from the Saguenay region in Quebec (that’s North), who is on the rise right now. From Wikipedia: “Nadja chante pour sa famille et ses proches (her relatives) dès (from) l’âge de 2 ans. Son goût pour la musique est relativement tenu (held) secret car (because) sa famille appartient (belongs) à une communauté religieuse … Continue reading