The Language Portal of Canada: Your partner for better writing

You’re drafting a text, and a language issue has you stumped? Wondering how to translate an English or French term? Check out the Language Portal of Canada!

This website managed by the Translation Bureau houses a host of free language resources. You’ll find tools developed by language experts to help you improve your writing in both official languages. Grammar, punctuation, usage, solutions to common language problems, vocabulary used in specialized fields: the Portal has thousands of pages with language-related answers and tips. Watch a short, one-minute video for a quick look at the Portal!

Discover the Portal’s flagship products: Language Navigator and TERMIUM Plus®. Read blog posts written by people with a passion for culture, learning, bilingualism and other language-related subjects in the Our Languages blog. You won’t want to miss the Portal’s interesting interview with Patrick Chan and Caroline Savoie, spokespersons for the 2019 Rendez-vous de la Francophonie.

The Portal also includes a collection of Canadian language ressources, in the form of a directory of links to quality websites. Changing careers? You’ll find the section on Resumés and job‑related letters useful. Interested in Indigenous languages? You’ll find the content in this section fascinating. You’ll enjoy the selection of resources and the user-friendliness of the collection, which includes hundreds of links!

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