From Latin to English - Can You Do It?
Sound mind Straight mind Shining mind Strong mind Choose the closest translation to the Latin phrase above. Love conquers all Love conquers hate Love is holy Love conquers nothing Choose the closest translation to the Latin phrase above.
Do You Know These Latin Phrases?
While Latin is considered a dead language, not in use in any real capacity, it's still considered by many to be one of the most beautiful and even philosophical languages ever spoken. Indeed, many phrases are still used today, because they are just so elegant and lovely to hear.
How Many Latin Words Do You Know?
Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Hat Window Fence Celebration Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Smooth Gentle Sewer Mouse Choose the English translation of the Latin word above: Death War More Smores Choose the English translation of the Latin word above:
Where Did These English Words Come From?
From the Latin word for Belly. Latin Old French Germanic Hindi From what language does this English word originate from? From the Hindi word 'Chita' - Variegated (exhibiting different colors). Latin Finnish Greek Hindi From what language does this English word originate from?
Can You Sort Out These Greek Roots?
English is a language that has borrowed heavily from other languages, such as Latin, German and Old French. So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant?
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence? (Part II)
Latin Spanish Portuguese Italian Which language is this sentence in? Polish Ukrainian Russian Dutch Which language is this sentence in? Dutch German Albanian Turkish Which language is this sentence in? Amharic Arabic Hindi Farsi Which language is this sentence in?
Can You Identify the Language From a Lone Sentence?
Spanish Portuguese Italian Latin Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Italian Spanish Portuguese Dutch Choose the language you think the sentence is in. Russian Ukrainian Latin Latvian Choose the language you think the sentence is in.
Which Language Is This Sentence In?
Latin Italian Portuguese Danish Which language is shown in the image above? Russian Romanian German Latin Which language is shown in the image above? Italian Latin Portuguese Hebrew Which language is shown in the image above?
History of Revolutions
Desmond Tutu Jonas Savimbi Nelson Mandela Jimmy Carter Holiday trips in Latin America inspired which Latin American leader to support violent revolution? Jacobo Arbenz Fidel Castro Che Guevara Juan Perón What was the first major American victory in the Revolutionary War?
Which Language IS IT?
Latin Greek Spanish Portguese Which language is this? French Italian Bulgarian Spanish Which language is this? Polish Czech Finnish Estonian Which language is this? German Dutch Bulgarian Swedish Which language is this? Spanish Portuguese Italian French Which language is this?
What Do You Know About Your Teeth?
Cheese Soft bread Raisins A glass of soda In Latin America there is no tooth fairy, instead, there is a... Children in Latin America and Spain grow up hoping for a visit from a hairy kind of fairy -- an impish mouse named El Ratón Pérez.
How About Some Light Trivia?
Aramaic Latin Greek Persian What sport are you not allowed to play left handed? This is for safety reasons since it involves horses and tools and can easily become a pile-up.
How Much Do You Know About English?
Latin Semitic Romantic Germanic What is the most commonly used letter in the English language? In fact, as many as one in eight of all the letters written in English is ‘e’.
We Generally Need Some Trivia in Life...
Slovakia Bosnia Albania Romania What chemical element's symbol derives from the Latin word aurum, meaning 'shining dawn'? Gold Silver Brass Tin In medicine, carditis is the inflammation of which organ of the human body? Heart Chest muscles Liver Kidney Not Your Best, Try Again?
Can You Solve 15 General Knowledge Questions?
The 3 graces (sometimes there are 7) are goddesses who represented the more intellectual pleasures of life Aglaia, Euphrosyne and Thalia Aglaia, Hecata and Hera Aglaia, Euphrosyne and Cassandra Briseis, Hecata and Cassandra What is the Latin word for “seasickness”, now commonly used to describe any feeling
Can You Find the Word For This Definition?
Timorous Cacophonous Strident Torpid Pick the Latin phrase that fits this definition. Ipso Facto Carpe Vinum Ars longa, vita brevis Finis coronat opus Pick the word that fits this definition. Hypermnesia Hypomnesia Hypertension Hypocognition The Search for Meaning Continues...
Where Should You Go for Inspiration?
Far from Europe, the central hub for arts in Latin America, Buenos Aires, is bound to completely blow you away. Gritty, vibrant and lively, this city is a theater and arts hotspot, simply bursting with creativity that will inspire anyone looking for a new spring in their step.
How Much Do You Know About Christmas? Find Out Here!
Spanish Italian Greek Latin Where will you find Lapland? Finland Iceland Antarctica Siberia Bah Humbug! Bah Humbug! It seems like you're not the most enthusiastic persons when it comes to Christmas!
What Do You Know About Medieval Times?
Latin Greek French German Why did the Muslims want the Holy Lands? It was where Muhammed is said to have ascended to heaven to speak directly with God. Muslims wanted to keep Christians out of their empire. Muslim religious officials felt that Christ was a false prophet.
What Do You Know About Leonardo da Vinci?
True False Leonardo da Vinci was called the "Homo Universalis", which is Latin for what type of man? Artistic Wise Uncompromising Skilled in numerous fields Which century was Leonardo da Vinci born in? 15th 14th 13th 16th Da Vinci drew a famous anatomical drawing of a man. What was it called?
How Much Spanish Do You Know?
It is a romance language, a Latin-based language, and is very similar to English, although it has different roots. How much of this beautiful language do you know? Take our test! How do you say "Spain" in Spanish? España Spanio Spainyard Fiesta How do you say "Happy birthday" in Spanish?
Take Our International Women's Day Quiz!
Latin Greek Old French Germanic Golda Meir was the first (and last) female prime minister of which country? Golda Meir was voted into office on March 17th, 1969 Israel Spain Estonia Norway Jane Goodall is a scientist who became famous for her work with...
What Do You Know About SALT?
Salary literally means "worth in salt" in Latin, since salt used to be accepted as a currency and was also quite expensive. Sale Salary Slavery Salvation Today's common table salt ordinarily contains what additive? This is added to prevent occurrences of goiter, an enlargement of the thyroid gland.
How Much Do You Know About Russia?
Reverse-Latin Cyrillic Hyroglphics Semitic What is the food that is eaten with almost every meal in Russia? Meat Bread Black Caviar Mayo Which of these mountain ranges is in Russia?