Archive for May, 2014

15 Popular Movie Quotes Translated into Latin Posted by on May 28, 2014

When we asked to write a post on popular movies quotes and have them translated into Latin, I was eager to jump at the opportunity. I should note that some quotes are left off my list such as ones from Forest Gump, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Gone with the Wind. These and other films…

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5 Dating Tips in Latin from the Roman Poet Ovid Posted by on May 21, 2014

So today, we are going to be exploring dating and courting as it would have been handled in Ancient Rome. However, it may surprise some of you to know that the standards of dating MAY not be that different from then and now. The Roman poet Ovid wrote various works within his career, but none…

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The Latin Facebook Challenge: How Long Will You Last? Posted by on May 14, 2014

So, for this week’s post- I would like to challenge all my readers to make a drastic change to their Facebook accounts. Are you game? This challenge is to change the language setting on your Facebook to Latin or lingua latina.  Don’t worry only the Facebook language will change! Your friend’s posts, messages, events, shares…

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Ten Latin Spells From Harry Potter Posted by on May 7, 2014

The magical world of J. K. Rowling is known by millions (if not billions) of children, teens, and adults. Especially  those who grew up reading the books and then watched the magic come to life of the silver screen later on. J.K. Rowling created the world of Harry Potter from her vast imagination (and personal…

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