The Our Languages blog

The Our Languages blog has something for anyone who is interested in language, whether for work, study or pleasure. Discover a new blog post every two weeks, and share your passion for language by leaving a comment or writing a blog post!

Blog posts

7 careers for the literature major

Posted on April 23, 2018

Explore the wide range of opportunities that a literature degree can open up. If you’re nearing graduation, you might just spot some career choices you hadn’t thought of!

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.

Navigate by page

Write a post for the Our Languages blog

Fill out the form to become a guest blogger.

Get updates by email

Subscribe to the Language Portal of Canada’s email notification service.

Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: