What to do in Ottawa in French during Canada Day?
Are you learning French and looking for things to do in French in Ottawa? We have some suggestions for you and most of them are free and offered every day of the week! So, what will it be? A walking circuit in Vanier? A visit of the Museoparc exhibitions? An outdoor concert? Take your pick! Enjoy!
Why learn French in Canada?
In this article, we will reveal 2 good reasons why it is important to learn French when living in Canada.
The reason why you should not be afraid to learn French
French is the fifth most spoken language in the world with over 280 million speakers. It is also the official language in nearly 29 countries around the world.
French is not among the ten most difficult languages to learn. These include Mandarin, Arabic, Russian, Polish and many others. French is far behind in 14th to 17th place.
Francophony Month is an opportunity for Francophones and Francophiles around the world to come together and celebrate the richness of the French language. The Alliance Francaise Ottawa was no exception to this rule as one of its purposes, is to be a center for sharing and discovering culture by organizing several activities.