Harry R. Schwartz

Software engineer, nominal scientist, gentleman of the internet.
Member, ←Hotline Webring→.

bearded cartoon drawing of the author · 1B41 8F2C 23DE DD9C 807E A74F 841B 3DAE 25AE 721B

ovo-lacto vegetarian




English in Montreal

English in Montreal

Published .
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.

You might like these related articles: