How modern is Latin?

Is it possible to use Latin to describe the modern world?

Would you like to listen to international news, conspectus rerum internationalium hebdomadalis

How would you report what is contemporary if the word did not exist in Roman times? What is “internet” in Latin? Interrete? inter (between) and rete (net)? Would the classics purists object to neologisms?

For more news in Latin please visit Nuntii Latini, a weekly overview broadcast by YLE, the Finnish Broadcasting Company.


Literature translated into Latin for young learners

How about getting the pupils interested in reading Paddington Bear, Ursus Nomine Paddington, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harrius Potter et Camera Secretorum and many more in Latin?

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Why not read these too?