Chapter 5.8

French and Spanish in North America

French in Canada

French speakers make up 25% of Canada's population. Mostly in the East Providences

Spanish in the United States

Spanish has become an important language in the United States because of immigration from Mexico and Latin America.
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The Evolution of English to French bilingualism in Canada

This article tells about how English and French both became common languages in Canada.

Link: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/75-006-x/2013001/article/11795-eng.htm

Spanish is the Most Spoken non English language in U.S.

This article talks about the amount of Spanish speaking homes in the United States.

Link: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2013/08/13/spanish-is-the-most-spoken-non-english-language-in-u-s-homes-even-among-non-hispanics/