French Words

French Words In Montreal, you will hear many languages, but this is the second largest French-speaking city in the world (after Paris). Downtown and in the western part of the city, many people speak English. Many francophones (French speakers) in Montreal also speak English as a second language, so it …

Getting Around the City

Getting Around the City Montreal has an excellent public transit system. It is safe and fast, and you can get almost anywhere with it. It is operated by the STM [Societé de transport de Montréal]. STM Fares usually go up every year. Click here for the latest fares from the …

Your Homestay

Your Homestay You will be staying in a homestay with a Canadian family. In Canada, families are all very different, so each student’s homestay will be very different. Some families have children, some don’t. In many Canadian homes, all the adults have jobs, and people are very busy. Homestay Companies …