Today’s post is about romance languages. No it’s not romance as in wink wink nudge nudge hint hint hubba hubba romance. The name is derived from ‘Romancium/Romancia’, a Latin vernacular language. These are the languages~Romanian, French, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese~Spoken in many European countries, and countries in other parts of the world which are part of their spheres of influence.
Each of these languages is directly descended from Latin, which is part of the Indo~European language family. Here we can see this language family: