Life-writing by and about Italians in Australia continues to be a popular field, as John Gatt-Rutter’s The Bilingual Cockatoo: Writing Italian Australian Lives (2014) illustrates. Antonio Sbirziola has been one of its most successful practitioners. 125 more words
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New expressions are startling when you first run across them. Some will disappear like sunrise mist; others will find a permanent home in the language. Let’s take a look at several usages that appear to be making their way into Canadian English. 646 more words
When it comes to emoji, the French like to send a little love 💓, Arabic speakers are fond of flowers 🌸 and Australians share their vices via pixelated pints 🍻. 494 more words
St-Lazare launched a bilingual, online municipal bulletin which could reshape how the town communicates with residents, Mayor Robert Grimaudo said.
The new virtual monthly bulletin is called 67.5 km2. 469 more words