British readers will be aware that Robert Kilroy-Silk has left the UK Independence Party in a flurry of publicity, to found a new political party called Veritas (from the Latin word for truth). I’m sure the irony of the fact that a party dedicated to removing the UK from the EU has a name that linguistically is deeply rooted in the continent hasn’t been lost on too many people. To end the week, try this BBC quiz to find out how well you know your Latin. I scored 7.
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I am Céline Graciet, a freelance English to French translator. Since 2003 I’ve been writing on all sorts of areas linked to translation and the life of a translator.
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