Continue reading the main story For Quebec, a French Woman May Not Be French Enough A French woman was denied a certificate she needed before she can Houston boy looking for a girl permanently in Quebec on the grounds that she had not demonstrated sufficient proficiency in French.
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Writing one chapter of her doctoral thesis in English rather than in French. Dubois would seem like an ideal immigrant for Quebec, a French-speaking province determined to preserve its French language and identity.
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He said officials had also reached out to her on Friday. But Ms. Dubois was still baffled.
Quebec is shooting itself in the foot. Is a French woman not French enough for Quebec?
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Issues of language run deep in Quebec, a majority French province surrounded by English-speaking North America, where French is the official language of government, commerce and the courts.
On commercial advertising and public s, the French must be at least twice as large as any other language.