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Le français et l'anglais écrit des élèves franco-ontariens: analyse des erreurs contenues dans un échantillon de rédaction écrites par des élèves de 12ème et 13ème annees.
(The Ontario Ministry of Education, 1981)
A detailed analysis and inventory were made of the errors found in 200 essays in French and English written by Franco-Ontarian secondary school students. Analysis of the French essays identified nine high-frequency error ...
Phonetic norm versus usage in advanced French as a second language
(Mouton de Gruyter, 2004)
This article is drawn from a large-scale ongoing study on linguistic progress in advanced French as a second language (FL2). The performance of 48 English-speaking students who spent their third year of university in France ...
The social and historical context of minority French language school in Ontario
(Multilingual Matters & Channel View Publications, 1986)
This paper discusses the development of the minority French-speaking population in Ontario from its 17th century origin to the present day, focusing on the changing circumstances affecting minority French-language education. ...
Language contraction and linguistic change: The case of Welland French
(Cambridge University Press - Copyright holder: Cambridge University Press - Http://journals.canbridge.org, 1989)
Le franco-ontarien: portrait linguistique
(Les Presses de L' Université Laval, 1989)
On sait qu'il a fallu attendre bien longtemps avant que le français parlé au Canada fasse l'object d'étude descriptives dépassant le niveau du bavardage impressionniste et des préjugés sociaux. Il a fallu attendre plus ...
Acquisition of the internal and external constraints of variable schwa deletion by French Immersion students
(Mouton de Gruyter, 2004)
This article is one among a series of studies on the acquisition of patterns of linguistic variation observable in the speech of native speakers of Canadian French by French immersion (FI) students. The present study is ...
Use of restrictive expressions juste, seulement, and rien que in Ontario French, in Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics
This work examines the social, geographic and syntactic distribution of the synonymous French restrictives SEULEMENT, RIEN QUE, and JUSTE in the speech of adolescent Franco-Ontarians, and compares its findings with two ...
The learning of sociostylistic variation by advanced FSL learners: The case of nous versus on
(Cambridge University Press - Copyright holder: Cambridge University Press - Http://journals.canbridge.org, 2003)
This paper synthesizes research on the acquisition of linguistic variation by learners of French as a second language--an overview that, to our knowledge, is the first of its kind. It also presents a case study on French ...
Maintenance of French in Ontario: Is education in French enough?
(Springer Netherlands, 1979)
This paper demonstrates that French language maintenance in Ontario does not depend only on French language schooling. Other contributing factors include francophone concentration and institutional support for French in ...