Romance Languages

Why Is It Called ‘Latin’ America?

Why Is It Called ‘Latin’ America?

How Latin America got its name is, perhaps unsurprisingly, tied up in the historical colonization of the Americas.
Why Is Latin So F$%&ing Hard To Learn?

Why Is Latin So F$%&ing Hard To Learn?

We rounded up some Latin class alumni to try to find out why Latin is hard to learn and whether or not it’s ultimately worth it.
All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

Sadly, Romance languages have nothing to do with romancing someone. They’re one of the largest language groups, and they’re spread all across the globe.
Fact Vs. Fiction: Is Latin A Dead Language?

Fact Vs. Fiction: Is Latin A Dead Language?

Is Latin a dead language? Well, technically yes. But that isn’t the whole story. Read on to learn the ways Latin is used in modern life (and the benefits of learning it).
Learn One Romance Language, Learn Them All?

Learn One Romance Language, Learn Them All?

Each of the major Romance tongues requires its own period of dedicated study, but knowing one can certainly help you navigate the rest. Here’s a closer look at how much bonus knowledge you get by learning one of them.
Latinus Pro Stultis — 15 Latin Phrases We Still Use Today

Latinus Pro Stultis — 15 Latin Phrases We Still Use Today

Learning a bit of Latin is a cool way to delve into your own language. Take a look at the following Latin expressions and get ready to impress your most intellectual of friends!