Month: August 2021

Is it hard to learn Latin?

Latin has a reputation for being, well, difficult. Tens of thousands if not millions of school children have been through the excruciating pain of learning all the necessary declensions and translating ancient texts. How long does it take to fully learn Latin? If you have greater knowledge of Romance languages, either through it being your […]

What are the 5 languages of Latin?

Latin did not die but evolved into the five Romance languages: French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and Romanian. What are languages based on Latin called? Romance languages, group of related languages all derived from Vulgar Latin within historical times and forming a subgroup of the Italic branch of the Indo-European language family. The major languages of […]