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Dialects are ways of speaking which are characteristic of a geographical area or region. Many languages, such as English, French, Spanish, Gaelic, and others, are described by linguists as being ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 08:11 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Newfoundland is the large island that makes up part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. While the island was initially inhabited by aboriginal peoples, such as the Beothuk, it was ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Feb 21, 2015 at 08:30 AM PST with 50 Recommends
The eastern Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador was not only the first area of North America encountered by Europeans, but it also had a long history of aboriginal occupation. The ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2015 at 08:00 AM PST with 89 Recommends
A headline on the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) website baffled me this morning. "Moose Eating Shark Rescued in Newfoundland Harbour". That's one of those headlines that make me ...
by MsLibrarian
Comment Count 99 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 11:36 AM PST with 204 Recommends
by shortfinals
Comment Count 87 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 12:37 PM PST with 50 Recommends
Eh me son, hows you be gettin' on by? The Canadian province of Newfoundland is situated on our eastern coast. It consists of a land mass connected to the mainland, a large, rugged island ...
by Thomasina
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 06:44 AM PST with 26 Recommends
This article out of Newfoundland, Canada caught my attention: Black Duck Cove shrimp processing workers have vowed to continue to block Route 430 every day until fisheries minister ...
by sdelear
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 06, 2011 at 12:11 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Originally posted at my site Bob ...
by Bob Higgins
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 10:11 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Hello, Kossacks! A friend of mine, Susan Dodd, is currently writing a book on the tragic Ocean Ranger offshore drilling accident that killed ...
by StepLeftStepForward
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 05:31 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
What happens when an island Premier tries to get a small pittance of what he's owed from his own land?
by junta0201
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2007 at 04:22 AM PDT with 6 Recommends