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Montreal

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Definition 2nd largest city in Canada and the 2nd largest French-speaking city in the world; in southern Quebec
  • , Experimental Research m Televised Instruction, vol. 5 (Montreal, Canada: Concordia Research, 1982).
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • The scene now changes to a small, neat tenement, in the outskirts of Montreal; the time, evening.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Go to Atlantic City for a week, or up to Montreal.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  The Great Gatsby
  • I was flying to Montreal!
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • He loved to come out and teach the girls—he said they reminded him of the cousins he had once played with in his grandmother's house in Montreal.
    Larry McMurtry  --  Lonesome Dove
  • Sometimes he is in Montreal for the weekend, where they have much better restaurants and decent wines.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat's Eye
  • He was thinking if he could only get there and cross the river into Canada, he could take his time about getting to Montreal.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • Maxine tells him they aren't far from Canada, that if they're motivated they could drive into Montreal for the day.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • In February of 1997 workers at a McDonald's restaurant in St. Hubert, a suburb of Montreal, applied to join the Teamsters union.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • General Richard Montgomery, who, with 300 men, had joined in the assault, attacking from Montreal, had been killed.
    David G. McCullough  --  1776
  • It was after nine o'clock and dark when Jordan approached Chime's vehicle on the shoulder of Montreal Road.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • Waves, colored zigzags, a garble of sound: it's the Montreal satellite station, being blocked.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid's Tale
  • A strapping girl from Calgary with two older brothers to compete with could drink more beer than half the university boys in Montreal.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • I tell them I'll write again from Winnipeg or Montreal or wherever I end up.
    Tim O'Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • Mr. Field had his eye on a certain Monet up in Montreal, and he let it be known that he thought he could get hold of it for thirty, with a little luck.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • Probably one of your rich Canadian guests, perhaps a Frenchie from Montreal who came out of the Résistance and who thought of you-
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • In October, Booth traveled to Montreal, where he met with agents of Jefferson Davis's.
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Lincoln
  • In my university days I visited Montreal once with some friends.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • It's 3:15 p.m. What time is it in Montreal?
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
  • "Montreal!" shouted another.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus

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