Posted by laurajane
on Apr 26, 2016 in Uncategorized
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In a scene from my favorite TV show, “Freaks and Geeks,” teenager Lindsay Weir has been caught skipping class.
In trying to justify her delinquency, she says, “Daddy, I skipped Latin.” He replies, “Oh. Well, I can understand why you wouldn’t want to learn about that. It’s only the building block of our language.”
Whether we realize it or not, Latin terms are everywhere in business and corporate communications.
Below are some common ones, along with their translations and definitions (definitions are from Merriam-Webster and Oxford Dictionaries):
1. A priori...