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.


 This fellow was playing beautiful soft jazz on his saxophone so I sat down to listen. He did have a box for passers-by to drop some money i...