Dreger: Canadiens interested in Derek Roy
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01-20-2012, 03:47 PM
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Montreal, PQ
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Sorry i must have a comprehension problem.
Actually you do bro. No offense. Not sure if it's a 2nd language issue but you clearly do. Read it more carefully and understand what he's trying to say, judging by your responses you are having a major reading comprehension fail. If somebody else wants to take time to explain they can go ahead.
Bahh I'll go ahead and re-explain. Basically he was saying people think Derek Roy is a Briere/Giroux type of francophone, you know, the kind who would pronounce Roy as "Roi" like Patrick Roy (The kind from Quebec, not Ontario).
However that is not the case. Derek Roy pronounces it in an extremely anglophone way: Roy like the first name Roy. In English it's pronounced quite differently than in French. He's an anglo in other words
He's from Ontario and it is pronounced like the first name Roy.
Apparently he does speak French though:
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