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The United States Of Accents: New Orleans And Cajun English

The United States Of Accents: New Orleans And Cajun English

In this edition, we talk about the accents found in southern Louisiana and the immigrants who brought them there.
Professional Captioners Reveal the Mispronounced Words of 2017

Professional Captioners Reveal the Mispronounced Words of 2017

From ‘bokeh’ to ‘Weinstein,’ see which words people struggled to pronounce correctly this year in the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.
Quiz: Which Country’s Mulled Wine Should You Try?

Quiz: Which Country’s Mulled Wine Should You Try?

Don’t know what warm wine drink to have this winter? To aid you in your mulled wine quest, we created a quiz that will point you in the right direction.
A Bearish Language: Book Review Of Yoko Tawada’s ‘Memoirs Of A Polar Bear’

A Bearish Language: Book Review Of Yoko Tawada’s ‘Memoirs Of A Polar Bear’

Yoko Tawada’s most recent book that was translated into English is about three generations of polar bears who struggle with language barriers and fitting in.
Which Are The Most Spoken Languages in Canada?

Which Are The Most Spoken Languages in Canada?

English and French are a no-brainer, but Canada’s other leading languages may surprise you.
What’s It Like To Live In One City With Two Languages? Welcome To Montreal!

What’s It Like To Live In One City With Two Languages? Welcome To Montreal!

Montreal is a city where you can speak two languages: English and French. Our contributor shares his experience of having to constantly switch between these two languages.
9 Things You Absolutely Need To Do When You Visit Canada

9 Things You Absolutely Need To Do When You Visit Canada

No matter where you go in Canada, here are 9 things you should do when you visit the the world’s second largest country — from ordering a “double double” to living underground to going for a really long drive, eh.