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.

FAN...OR PARASOL?

 There are many impromptu street sellers in this underground passage downtown. Here's one of them. The lady in the pink in the mirror wa...