by Diana Filer

  1. Dennis Lee is a founder of the House of Anansi publishers, as well as the author of the well-known children’s book, Alligator Pie.
  2. In English, ‘le jour J’ means D-Day.
  3. An aglet is a metal tag at the end of a shoelace, the term progressing to mean any such attachment to various types of clothing.
  4. Calgary International Airport has Canada’s longest runway, at about 4.3km.
  5. UNDRIP is the acronym for the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People.