Cover of: The languages of Canada | Read Online

The languages of Canada

  • 902 Want to read
  • ·
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Didier in Montreal .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited with an introduction by J.K. Chambers.
Series3L series: Languages -- vol.3
ContributionsChambers, J. K.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21811402M
ISBN 102891440358

Download The languages of Canada


Cree and Anishinaabemowin/Ojibwe (from the Algonquian family) are the prominent languages in central and eastern Canada (“Indigenous Languages in Canada,” ). Inuktitut, spoken by Inuit, is mostly found in the eastern part of the Arctic and in Nunavut (multiple dialects exist in Nunavut) (“Indigenous Languages,” n.d.). Pages in category "Languages of Canada" The following 58 pages are in this category, out of 58 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().   Canada is a bilingual country with "co-official" languages. English and French enjoy equal status as the official languages of all federal government institutions in Canada. This means that the public has the right to communicate with and receive services from, federal government institutions in either English or : Susan Munroe. The Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism recommends to the Government of Canada that English and French be declared the official languages of Canada. The first federal Official Languages Act is adopted, and it declares English and French to be the two official languages of Canada.

Discover Canada: The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship is used by newcomers to study for the citizenship test. It also contains information about the history of Canada, how our government works, symbols of Canada and its regions. Below, choose how you want to read and explore Discover Canada. Discover Canada is available in HTML or PDF. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of over , results for Books: Foreign Language Books Skip to main search results. Discover the best Canadian Travel Guides in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.   English is one of two official languages spoken in Canada, and with percent of Canadians able to conduct a conversation in English (and percent speaking English at home), it’s the overwhelming majority language among Canucks.

Which languages are the official languages of Canada? A) French and German B) English and German C) French and Spanish D) English and French - In Canada there are two legitimate Sign languages: American Sign Language (ASL) and la Langue des Signes Quebecoise (LSQ); there is also a regional dialect, Maritimes Sign Language (MSL). North America:: Canada. All Space Places Landscapes. Like sweeping brushstrokes of pink and green, the Belcher Islands meander across the deep blue of the James Bay portion of the Hudson Bay. The islands shown in this enhanced satellite image are part of the Belcher archipelago, which is comprised of approximately 1, islands and covers an. Canada has two official languages: English and French. English is the most commonly spoken language in most provinces and territories. French is the main language spoken in Quebec and in some areas of Ontario, New Brunswick and Manitoba. There are also francophone communities in all provinces and territories across Canada.