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What it Means to be Canadian.

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Introduction

What it Means to be Canadian To be Canadian means more then simply living in Canada. In Canada we stand up for what we believe in and respect others opinions. Our lifestyle reflects the need we have to be part of a group. Canada consists of ten provinces, five great lakes and 27 million neighbours. The extreme weather conditions, our ethnic cultures, our neighbourly lifestyle and our democratic government are what it means to be Canadian. Our ever-changing climate unifies the populations of Canada. Canadian is not a light word. It includes so many qualities, one of them happens to be perseverant. We can be defined as such since blizzard, storm and freezing have become a part of our daily word choice but we continue to be optimistic about the future. ...read more.

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In Canada, we treasure the various cultures that reside here. That's the difference between Canada and every other country. To learn about different traditions of the various cultures of our surroundings is enriching. Prosperous does not only define our economy. Canadians are rich in culture. The more ethnic backgrounds we incorporate into country, the more wealthy we will be. Therefore, culture was gone a long way in defining our home and native land. The term Canadian means that you have the capacity to help others when they are in need. This giving personality that Canadians take on, creates a neighbourly atmosphere. In any other country they don't feel safe enough in their own home to leave their door unlocked while they're there. Next time your home and your door's unlocked, feel comforted that you are a Canadian and live in a country where you can feel sheltered. ...read more.

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We our lucky to live in a country of democracy; we live freely and do as we please. Also, every citizen of Canada has a health plan. Saving us concern and money. When you go to the Emergency Room in the hospital it feels nice not to be scrambling for money while you're in pain. Also, it's not every country that was potable water; sometimes we take things as simple as that for granted. This is what it means to be Canadian, to be confident that life will only be better. The meaning of Canadian can be found within the following points: the extreme weather conditions, our ethnic cultures, our neighbourly lifestyle and our democratic government. I am proud to be native of Canada because I can enjoy security of my own home, discovering new things every day and I can enjoy living in a democratic country. Further more, life in Canada has taught us to adapt to new surroundings due to the obvious changes in weather. ...read more.

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