Harry R. Schwartz

Software engineer, nominal scientist, gentleman of the Internet.

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English in Montreal

Harry R. Schwartz

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Tags: language.

Montreal’s heterogeneous linguistic environment has done some interesting things to the English language:

“Instead of turning off the lights, you close the lights. You have a coffee instead of having coffee. You fall pregnant instead of getting pregnant,” he says.


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