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Upcoming Lamborghini Urus isn't afraid to play in the dirt

Earlier this month, we saw the upcoming Lamborghini Urus stretch its legs at the Nurburgring. Now, Lamborghini has released an official video of the Urus going over some challenging terrain, showing off its selectable driving modes. 99 more words

Cars And Car Design

Bilingual Ottawa groups claim victory with provincial bill to enshrine city's bilingualism policy in law

Supporters of a bilingual Ottawa are claiming victory after a provincial omnibus bill tabled on Tuesday at Queen’s Park contained a measure that would enshrine the city’s bilingualism policy into law. 562 more words

Local News

Saskatchewan and Quebec co-operating to support province's francophone community

Saskatchewan has entered into an agreement with the Quebec government that is intended to support the francophone community in this province.

On Friday in Regina, Education Minister Bronwyn Eyre, Provincial Secretary Nadine Wilson and Jean-Marc Fournier, Quebec minister for Canadian Relations and the Canadian Francophonie, held a news conference at the Saskatchewan Legislative Building to announce the agreement for Co-operation and Exchanges in Matters of the Canadian Francophonie. 145 more words

Saskatchewan

Edmonton school districts challenged by increase in English-language learners

The number of students who need help with English in Edmonton schools is at an all-time high, new enrolment data shows.

Of the 98,914 Edmonton Public Schools pupils counted on Sept. 665 more words

Local News

New programs encourage French-language students to study their passions

Students of Conseil scolaire Viamonde, the French-language public school board, have two exciting new opportunities for enrichment.

“We’re launching a new Viamonde secondary school program for Grades 7 to 12 called… 773 more words

Culture

Interregional encounters in Italy

Agnese Bresin   University of Melbourne

One of the many intriguing aspects of Italy is the diversity that characterises its regions: traditions, cuisines, political histories, economic dynamism and more.

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Culture And Society

Writing “smart” versus smart writing

An impression of intelligence is readily achievable, even in the absence of significant information value, through the expedient of adhering to the expected usages of a genre associated with intellectual output. 1,470 more words

Language And Linguistics