Sep 26, 2021
French words that are spelled the same in Latin
French is a romance language, so it’s no surprise that some words resemble those of Latin. What is surprising is that some French words still have the same Latin spelling even though the French pronunciation of the words differs from the Latin pronunciation of them.
English translation: and
English translation: third-person singular present conjugation of the verb to be (e.g., he is, she is)
English translation: The French word non means no in English while the Latin word non negates a sentence in Latin.
Do you know other French words like these?