The Everything Learning Latin Book
Read and Write This Classical Language and Apply It to Modern English Grammar, Usage, and VocabularyBook - 2003
Offers an introduction to the Latin language, covering such topics as the history of the language, grammar basics, usage, and vocabulary.
Latin is a living, breathing language!
Many of the English words you use today, such as ad hoc, memorandum, et cetera, and habitat, are based on Latin roots. A basic understanding of Latin will vastly improve your English vocabulary and provide keys to understanding legal, medical, and scientific nomenclature.
The Everything® Learning Latin Book builds upon what you already know about English to teach you the basics of Latin grammar, usage, and vocabulary. Through step-by-step instruction, practical exercises, and cultural information,The Everything® Learning Latin Book will have you speaking like a Roman in no time.
Other features include:
- The history and evolution of the Latin language
- Extensive glossaries
- Pronunciation instruction