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4 edition of The French language in Canada found in the catalog.

The French language in Canada

by Hewson, John

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by LINCOM EUROPA in Muenchen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • French language -- Canada.,
    • Français (Langue) -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [vi]-vii, [86]-91) and indexes.

      StatementJohn Hewson.
      SeriesLINCOM studies in Romance linguistics ;, 07
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPC3608 .H48 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 113 p. :
      Number of Pages113
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3541090M
      ISBN 103895865710
      LC Control Number2001466026
      OCLC/WorldCa44488980

      There are twelve French-language school boards in Ontario, with more than French-language schools. In these schools the curriculum is taught exclusively in French, with the exception of English language courses. French-language schools in Ontario have a mandate to protect, enhance and transmit the French language and culture. French (français or la langue française [la lɑ̃ɡ fʁɑ̃sɛːz]) is a Romance language of the Indo-European descended from the Vulgar Latin of the Roman Empire, as did all Romance evolved from Gallo-Romance, the Latin spoken in Gaul, and more specifically in Northern closest relatives are the other langues d'oïl—languages historically spoken in Language family: Indo-European, .

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