Originally Posted by Astrotoy7
*One final query.. when speaking Latin, is it right when people pronunce the letter "I" as "eye''?
eg.(using a term i know from anatomy) 'digiti minimi' (little finger)
some people pronounce it ''digit-eye minim-eye'' or is it more correct if its pronounced the way a modern Italian would say it, with the 'i' making an ''ee'' sound?
Nope, it should be pronounced as "ee", as in modern italian, spanish and portuguese.