Handy Latin Phrases

Make anything you say sound profound with these Handy Latin Phrases from the BBC. A sampling:

  • Canis meus id comedit: My dog ate it.
  • Re vera, cara mea, mea nil refert: Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn.
  • Ita erat quando hic adveni: It was that way when I got here.
  • Quantum materiae materietur marmota monax si marmota monax materiam possit materiari?: How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?