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    Updated on Sep. 3, 2020. Posted on Sep. 30, 2016

    22 Things Canadians Have Always Wondered About France

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    1. Is Gérard Depardieu in Every. Single. One. of your movies?

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    2. How do you make fruit tarts taste so perfectly amazing?

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    3. We learn about the French Revolution in Social Studies. Do you learn about the War of 1812?

    4. Have any of you read Bringing up Bébé?

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    And if so, did Pamela Druckerman get the "cadre" idea right?

    5. How does it feel to have basically a billion days of vacation every year?

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    OK, we might be exaggerating, but not by much.

    6. Do you know anyone who lives in a chateau?

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    7. How many baguettes do you eat in a month?

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    Is it more than 30? If not, why not? They're delicious.

    8. How do you ever find enough willpower to NOT buy everything in a patisserie?

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    9. Have you ever eaten frog legs?

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    10. Or andouillette?

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    11. Is wine really cheaper than water over there?

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    12. How come you always look so good?

    13. Does it hurt your soul when tourists butcher the French language?

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    14. Do you ever find that you spontaneously start singing "Little Town" from Beauty and the Beast?

    15. Is Le Petit Prince a source of national pride?

    16. Is listening to Québécois French kind of like when British people listen to Anglo-Canadians speak English?

    17. How do you really feel about the Eiffel Tower?

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    18. This is actually Beauxbatons from Harry Potter, isn't it?

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    19. If you aren't from Paris, do you take ~these pictures~ when you visit?

    20. And do you also have ~this photo~ of the Mona Lisa?

    21. Do you have vacation spots in the South, just like Canadians have cottages in the country?

    22. And finally, when can we come visit?

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