Wednesday, May 6, 2015

ABC WEDNESDAY--"Q" is for "Quebec"


I am enjoying hearing Canadian French spoken here in Montreal where I am for a few days. It's quite different from the French French my ear is attuned to, and there's also a strong movement to keep English at bay.  Most places in the world stop signs say STOP, but here it's arrĂȘt  and even written again four more times here, for a four-way stop, er... arrĂȘt

See more Qs on ABC WEDNESDAY.

GUY LOOKING FOR BRIDE

 The title 'Guy looking for bride' would be the literal translation of part of the red print on the sign  The other in blue would be...