Why Study Latin?

Latin remains a crucial foundation of academic study. Around 60% of English words derive from Latin, and 90% of words with two syllables come from Latin as well. And an amazing 90% of scientific terminology comes from Greek & Latin! And did you know that Harry Potter knows Latin! Check out all the charms he uses and learn about their Latin roots!


Not convinced? Read these articles for more information:
Why Latin?
Why Should I Study Latin?
Why Your Kids Should Learn Latin
Latin: A Foundation for Learning Other Languages
Efficacy of Latin Studies in the Information Age
Why the Humanities Matter More Than Ever
Opinion: Majoring in the Classics Gives Students an Edge
Knowing Ourselves: How the Classics Strengthens Schools and Society