The Canadian Press

2000-03-10 | Manning-Language

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A grade eight student tripped up Reform leader Preston Manning today when he met with students at a Toronto school for a question and answer session. The girl asked Manning in French how he would lead Canada when he isn't bilingual. Here is Manning's reaction. (Manning did manage a few token words of French at the end of his answer.)

Date: 2000-03-10
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 26 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << okay French speaking people in this country how do you plan to run a bilingual country not filing well yourself well there's two things I do and what what is it Adam learning endeavoring to learn French and that it's going slowly but I am working at >>

Clip ID: 20000310CPCN001