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Spoken Latin — Cicero searches for the tomb of Archimedes

Spoken Latin — Cicero searches for the tomb of Archimedes

Cicero's works are replete with stories and anecdotes, but my favourite is the one where he brings out his inner ...
Spoken Latin: Cicero’s story about gardens and deceit

Spoken Latin: Cicero’s story about gardens and deceit

The rich treasure trove that is Latin literature holds some quite amusing stories. Cicero, in particular, has a ...
Spoken Latin: How Cato resists old age

Spoken Latin: How Cato resists old age

Today Daniel discusses two passages from Cicero’s On old age (De Senectute) in which Cicero uses Cato to express ...
Spoken Latin: What does “Onus Aetna Gravius” mean?

Spoken Latin: What does “Onus Aetna Gravius” mean?

This week’s episode of our series treating Latin expressions and passages is about the phrase Onus Aetna gravius, ...
Spoken Latin: What does “In Aliud Tempus Differre” mean?

Spoken Latin: What does “In Aliud Tempus Differre” mean?

The last few days I have been reading Cicero’s philosophical work on old age (De Senectute), which, along with De ...
Spoken Latin: Daniel De Plinii Epistula Eiusque Consilio Loquitur

Spoken Latin: Daniel De Plinii Epistula Eiusque Consilio Loquitur

In this episode of Loci & Locutiones, Daniel talks about Pliny's views regarding studying: should you opt for ...
Spoken Latin: What does “alicui os sublinere” mean?

Spoken Latin: What does “alicui os sublinere” mean?

Whoever reads Plautus’ plays will undoubtedly run into the fascinating expression alicui os sublinere. It's that ...
Spoken Latin: What does “artifex” mean?

Spoken Latin: What does “artifex” mean?

If you are learning Latin, reading and listening to as much Latin as possible is key. In this video you'll listen ...
Halloween Special in Latin #3 — The Art Of Shuddering

Halloween Special in Latin #3 — The Art Of Shuddering

This year’s Halloween special takes you on a journey through the art of shuddering. (See all Halloween specials in ...