Originally Posted by bottlebomber
Welcome to two weeks ago buddy
It just blew my mind the stuff these guys were talking about on a home brew forum. As in, way over my head. And then the people that knew better were like "here we go again."
Originally Posted by Cromwell
Spanish and French are "romance" languages, and are derived from Latin.
English is "Germanic" and is derived from Proto-Germanic which originates in northern Europe. (A whole 'nother (
) branch of language.)
The numerous words of Latin origin in English are due to it's extensive borrowing from other languages.
And it went way on from there.