In this project students are going to have an adventure. It is about the adventure of the words that were born in Greece, adopted into the Latin language and afterwards, travelling through time, introduced in plenty of European languages either unchanged or slightly changed. Therefore, students are going to attempt an interesting wandering into Eur...
2018 - European Year of Cultural Heritage.
Cultural heritage shapes our everyday lives and
binds us together all over Europe through our
common values. European cultural heritage is
highlighted among others through language.
This project is based on the fact that a large
number of words in all European languages derive
from a common origin which is either Latin or
Greek. Quite a few of these words actually are
similar in dictation and might only vary in
Our objective as educators is to collectively
assist our students in understanding the unity and
integrity of the European civilization as
witnessed in its various languages.
So, is it still a case of “it’s all Greek to me”
or in reality do we all speak the same language?
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