Packed with lively illustrations and hilarious literal translations, this entertaining guide offers readers an insider's look at the French language of Quebec through a collection of some of the most common and colorful idioms. Consists of words that are helpful in understanding everyday situations or for communicating on a more intimate level. The entries are listed in dictionary form for easy reading of common Quebecois words.
The Author -- In 1980, Steve Timmins left Ontario, setting off on a great adventure into the heart of French Quebec. Fifteen years later, his odyssey has cumulated in a degree in French--English translation from Concordia University, Montreal, a career in translation and the writing of French Fun in which he shares his passion for the French language. The author lives in the Montreal region.