In Montreal, we speak franglais

How a mélange of French and English gives rise to a unique cultural language.

The food—particulièrement our poutine adorée, bagels, and Schwartz’s smoked meat sandwiches—and multiculturalism are part of Montreal’s vibe.

Montreal is one of the cities in Canada where Frenglish, or, in French, le franglais, is spoken. This mix of French and English words is how Montrealers have come to adapt in an environment where these two languages coexist—and maybe to show off a little.

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