French Culture and Language Influence in Canada’s History/Culture

Posted: March 30, 2012 in Uncategorized

What role does Francophone language and culture play in Canadian history?

As most of you know the French had taken over Canada quite some time ago. Some proof I will provide is Canada just so happens to have a province that speaks French. Quebec is one of the most historical sights and played a large role in Canadian history. Today more than 7 million Canadian’s speak French, and a total of about 22% of Canadians.

What role does Francophone language and culture play in Canadian history?

French plays both an educational role and fun role in Canadian culture. Kids learn the French language during elementary school at the fifth grade and mostly go up till the eleventh grade. Not only does it play this role but it also plays the role of Canada’s second official language. Even though you don’t know how to speak French, you should attempt to do so. There are numerous possibilities that can truly benefit you.

Here’s a link CHECK IT OUT!

http://www.mapleleafweb.com/features/official-bilingualism-canada-history-and-debates

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