Do you want to live hundreds of years like the vampires? 🦇

I do! 🅾️ 🅰️ 🅱️ 🆎

Latin & Greek are the foundations of modern English — so learning them will help you master difficult English vocabulary at lightning speed ⚡️ Of course, I will help you memorise these old words real fast too! 🚀
Latin word of the day: CENT — 100, One Hundred
  • Century (n): /ˈsɛntʃʊri/ a period of 100 years. ⏳
  • The church was built in the 13th century. ⛪️

  • Centigrade (n): /ˈsɛntɪɡreɪd/ a unit for measuring temperature, based on water.
  • The centigrade scale goes from 0 to 100, where zero is the point where water freezes, and one hundred is when water boils. = Celsius. There are 💯 steps (grades) in the centigrade scale, see? 🌡

  • Centurion (n): /sɛnˈtjʊərɪən/ a kind of soldier in the Roman army responsible for the command of 100 men. 👨🏻‍🏭

  • Percent (n): One part in every hundred. 💯
  • A 50 per cent price reduction in all shops. 🛍 🛒

  • Centipede (n): /ˈsɛntɪpiːd/ = a creature that has 100 legs 😱
  • Centennial (n): /sɛnˈtɛnɪəl/ a hundredth anniversary. 🎉
  • The show is a celebration of the museum’s centennial.

  • Centuple (n): /ˈsɛntjʊp(ə)l/ Multiply by a hundred or by a very large amount. (x 100)
  • The politicians were centupling the national debt! 👿

Memory Tip: 100 CENTs makes a dollar! 💯 💲


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