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We Gave Canadians A Grade 5 French Test And They Did Très Terrible

"I'm sorry to French teachers who spent that time."

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For most non-native-French-speaking Canadians, you are mandated to take a thousand years of French classes — and beyond with French Immersion 'cause your parents said "it will help you find a job"— but you've retain virtually nothing.

So we've put this sad truth to the literal test by giving grown-ups a grade 5-level French quiz.

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It was pretty abysmal right from the jump, where they were asked to simply introduce themselves en français.

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Notice how Sacha frenchified "from." That is a pro former French student tip right there.