Finally I believe I can convince y'all over the argument of why we should prefer Latin over Greek: "For the suffix more commonly spelt -ise in British English, OUP policy dictates a preference for the spelling -ize, e.g., realize vs. realise. The rationale is etymological...".
How many times have you mangled the word epidemiology? Professor of linguistics, Kate Burridge, explores how different our medical words would be if we hadn't swiped all this vocab from Greek/Latin and French @SammyJ_comedian
Hērō from ancient Greek and Latin roots, SERVO — guardian, protector, preserver of the whole; SERVANT. Our heroes are SERVANT LEADERS of the greater good. With clarity of purpose, their contributions are IN SERVICE to the whole of humanity.
People said he could write a sentence in Latin with one hand while simultaneously writing the same sentence in Greek with the other. How much do you know about the U.S.'s first left-handed President? #LeftHandersDay
Venn diagram showing which uppercase letter glyphs are shared by the Greek, Latin and Cyrillic alphabets.
Word of the day: HELLENOMANIA - the excessive use of Latin or Greek terms where understandable English words would've been more appropriate.