(Salt Lake City, UT)
I need a simple phrase translated from English to Latin:"To see the view, you must make the climb."Can you or someone help?Thank you!Hi Nikki,This kind of translation is always difficult because the word-for-word translation into Latin is not possible. We must express the idea in Latin, not the exact words.So: in summum tibi ascendendum est ut naturam loci cognoscas.Translated back into English: You must climb to the top in order to know the terrain/landscape.Hey, other Latin teachers may have other ideas. Anyone?Sincerely,JohnSee more Latin roots.
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