How does one say ‘bourgeoisie’ in (modern) Latin? It's that time of year when I start pulling out the Latin Christmas carols for a fun class activity! What are your favorite Latin holiday songs? I'm especially fond of Veni Emmanuel! This looks like a useful resource for our Latin learners! Here's a fun way to test your Latin vocabulary! There's a practice app too if you want to review some of the most basic/useful Latin words. Today in my lecture we went through some Latin vocab. Among them was 'fugere'. According to my textbook it means 'to drive out', but my previous understanding has been that it means 'to flee'. Never mind. 'Fugere' is hands down my favourite Latin word. I ... How about some polls to start our discussions? Let's do some introductions...First up, what's your interest in Latin? I'm interested in learning to read and speak Latin, but am not in a situation where taking courses at the local University is a good option. Any advice for someone hoping to self-teach? Favorite resources? Oh my goodness! What a twist on the classic "Gaudeamus Igitur"!