Latin was the main language of the Romans, and it was a very advanced for their time. The English language is influenced a lot by Latin, we even use the same alphabet. There are also many Latin prefixes used in English words. Without Latin our language would be much different, and that’s why i chose this article.
The Romans used aqueducts to transport water to their major cities. This article shows that this technology is still very much used today to transport water. We may have added many modifications to the original design by the Romans but still has the same roots. I think this really shows how much ahead of their time the Romans were.
Even if roman citizens did not get to vote on a leader, they were given citizenship. That citizenship meant that they were given basic rights but were also subject to roman law. This article portrays that Idea of citizenship in today's society. It talks about how at first black people were not given the right to vote. But now since they are citizens they were given the right to vote.
Murals were invented by the Romans to decorate the walls of the wealthy. In this article a man is painting the "worlds largest mural", this shows that many roman techniques are still being used today. I selected this article because i think it shows that murals were meant to have a meaning.