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On the Tip of My Tongue contest

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The On the Tip of My Tongue contest has now ended. We would like to thank everyone who participated.

You can still watch the video clips featuring the spokespersons, Eddy King and Mariette Mulaire, on the On the Tip of My Tongue contest page and have fun finding the answers to their language questions in Resources of the Language Portal of Canada.

From March 1 to 21, 2018, put your language skills to the test by participating in the On the Tip of My Tongue contest, held as part of the 2018 Rendez-vous de la Francophonie. You could win a trip to Paris!

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How to participate

From March 1 to 21, visit the On the Tip of My Tongue contest page on the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie website to watch video clips in which the spokespersons for the 2018 Rendez-vous, Eddy King and Mariette Mulaire, try to answer language questions. Did they give the right answers? To find out, simply refer to the relevant articles in Resources of the Language Portal of Canada.

Steps to follow to participate in the contest

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  1. Go to the page for the On the Tip of My Tongue contest on the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie website.
  2. Watch a video clip featuring one of the 2 spokespersons for the 2018 Rendez-vous to find the language question you have to answer.
  3. To check your answer, click on the link leading to the relevant article in Resources of the Language Portal of Canada.
  4. Find the answer to the question asked in the video clip.
  5. Fill out the entry form (on the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie website).
  6. Follow the same steps for each of the 6 video clips. Each right answer counts as one entry.

Contest prize

By participating in the contest, you could win a trip for 2 to Paris! The prize includes transportation provided by Air Canada, 6 nights’ accommodation for 2 (double occupancy) and $500 spending money for each person.

The winner’s name will be drawn at random from all the correct answers received no later than 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on March 21, 2018. The draw will take place before March 31, 2018, at the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie offices in Ottawa. The winner’s name will be posted on the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie website.

The contest is open to Canadian residents only.

For more information, see the complete contest regulations for the On the Tip of My Tongue contest on the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie website.

Partners

This contest is presented by Resources of the Language Portal of Canada, the Rendez-vous de la Francophonie and Air Canada.

Find out about the other contests sponsored by Resources of the Language Portal as part of the 2018 Rendez-vous de la Francophonie: