Land of Potters: The Classical Roots of English | Net-plus-ultra | Scoop.it

"Take a look at these expressions just for one minute: exempli gratia, anno domini, alumni, habeas corpus, annus horribilis, cogito ergo sum, coitus interruptus... UMMMMM what language am I writing in? In English, of course. The point is that all these Latin phrases are normally used in English and it is important to know them. However, this is not the only reason why one should learn Latin. In this post I will try to show you other advantages of these studies."


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