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10 practical tips to enrich your French vocabulary

Posted on April 16, 2018

Are you learning a new language? Your daily routine might just help you learn new words. To find out how, read guest blogger Lorrayne Camper’s tips on how to enrich your vocabulary!

How to deliver bad news

Posted on April 9, 2018

No one wants to be the bearer of bad news. But if you have to do it, rest assured that there’s a way to do it smoothly. Read on to learn the art of delivering bad news in 4 simple steps!

Living and working in French in the National Capital Region

Posted on April 3, 2018

It's very tempting for Francophones living and working in a bilingual environment to switch to English as soon as they feel there's a need to. Our guest blogger, Catherine Larose, suggests resisting the temptation, however, for the sake of linguistic duality.

5 reasons why reading aloud isn’t just for children

Posted on March 26, 2018

Chances are you’re not in the habit of reading aloud, but maybe you should be, because there are definite benefits to it! Julia-Sandford Cooke tells you all about them in her blog post!

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