Name: Jackie Lina Alexander Nickname: Jaxs Occupation: Bartender/studying to be a paralegal Age: 22 Generation: Second Mom’s side from: Fano, Pesaro and Urbino, Le Marche Raised in: Toronto Speaks: English
Name: Kristine Centis Jorge Nickname: Krissy, Kris Occupation: Masters student in notarial law Age: 27 Generation: Third Dad’s side from: Figueira da Foz, Portugal Mom’s side from: Guglionesi, Campobasso, Molise and Villaorba, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Raised in: Montreal and Laval Speaks: English, French, Italian and Portuguese
Gone are the days that saw waves of Italian immigrants settle in Toronto, but the city’s Italian language and cultural programs remain alive and well. This is true partly thanks to one of Toronto’s own: Alberto Di Giovanni, the founder of Centro Scuola and a tireless advocate for the propagation of Italian language and culture in Canada.
This funny sentence clearly summarises what “boh”, a familiar, heartfelt Italian onomatopoeia, actually means or when to actually use it.