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Accent Differences: Canadian and Metropolitan (European) French

Accent Differences: Canadian and Metropolitan (European) French

Whether you already speak French or are learning, awareness of different accents is important for solidifying your own pronunciation and enabling you to understand a variety of speakers.

​Top 3 French Accent Tips for Bilingual Speakers ​

​Top 3 French Accent Tips for Bilingual Speakers   ​

As a bilingual country, most (if not all) Canadians encounter French at some point throughout their lives, whether at home, in school, work, or in their travels. When it comes to reading, writing, or understanding the language, English speakers who have studied the language may feel perfectly comfortable—until, of course, it comes time to speak it aloud! Unfortunately, though anglophone students in Canada often spend years in school learning French, many feel hesitant to speak it due to difficulties with their accent.