Robert Hailman wrote:

> that. In Canada we start learning French when we are 8 or 9, in the
> fourth grade, and we continue until we are 14 or 15 in the ninth grade.

Just curious, do students study English at that age in Quebec schools?

> Really, the only thing that's keeping English as a major language
> outside of English speaking countries, as far as I can tell, is because
> most Americans can speak other languages that well.

I assume you mean "can't" ;)

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