Many English words are based of Latin root words. This article shows many English words that had Latin root words included in them. I chose this because Latin was the main language of the Romans, and Latin words are still used currently.
Another big influence was Roman literature. This article shows how we are influenced by Roman literature. I chose this article cause it explains well how we were influenced by the Romans.
Another influence was Roman laws. This video/presentation shows the differences between the roman laws and the current laws in the US. It also shows the similarities. I chose this cause it shows how we still use laws from the Romans today.
One Roman legacy was Stoicism. This article explains what stoics do and what they mean to do, and what stoics today do too. I selected this because it shows how stoics today were influenced by the ones in Roman times.
Roman architecture had a very big influence on today. Roman architecture is seen in cities throughout the world, influencing the shape of our landscapes to this day. This article explains how the Romans influenced modern day architecture. I chose this cause it has good examples of how modern day people use Romans ideas for building.
Roman architecture was pretty cool and is often used today. One thing they built were domes, domes are spheres cut in half and put on the ground. This is a list of the largest domes in the United States. I chose this cause these domes were influenced by the Romans.
Another from of Roman art is mosaics, they are put together by small pieces of tile of glass. In this video it shows you a few mosaics made by the Romans, and some of the mosaics made today. I selected this video cause it shows that people today still make forms of Roman art.
Romans had many styles of art. The Romans were very artistic, they painted murals, made mosaics and others. This article talks about some murals in San Francisco's mission district. I selected this because it shows that people in San Francisco are still painting murals.