Language, the communication method. Or as some students say, the requirement for my degree (both high school and college). We all had to learn a foreign language to pursue our education degrees. Most people think it’s a waste of time because they are not good at it, some actually enjoy…

So I’ve been talking about my experience with dead languages for a while now, why not talk about a living one? I have had experience with only one living language. Spanish? No. French? No. Chinese? No. …

Language is more than just a form of communication. It is used as a way to define cultures, to express art, or simply to convey ideas. With that said, language is vital to our well-being as humans. We need it. With nearly seven thousand languages in the world, the backgrounds…

So in the last blog, I talked about my major, which is Classics. Now, why don’t we take a look at my minor, Linguistics. You might ask, “this is another somewhat useless field of study, what is this guy doing with his academic career?” Again, the questions never stop for…

So my last post was in regards to why one should take Latin. I also mentioned that I was a Classics major. If you read that post, then you know I get a lot of questions regarding my field of study. Well, my focus is on Ancient Rome and Greece…

When I was in high school, I had a variety of choices to pick to fulfill my foreign language requirement. Like many high schools, students often resorted to Spanish, French, Chinese, or Japanese. However, I chose Latin. Yes, the ones that Ancient Romans spoke. I often got questions like, “why…

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