exempli gratia (for example)
id est (that is)
I didn’t take three years of Latin to deal with this.
FOR MY ENTIRE LIFE I THOUGH “I.E.” WAS IN EXAMPLE AND “E.G.” WAS SOME DUMB WAY OF SAYING “EGGSAMPLE” OR SOMETHING OH MY GOOOD
Reblogging for the correct answer
for added information etc., etcetera, comes from “et cetera” which means “and the rest”
and et al comes from et alii meaning and others used for list of people instead of etc.
Mandira Wirk India Bridal Fashion Week 2013
This is the most useful thing I’ve ever reblogged.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Jennifer Garner backstage at the Dolby Theatre [x]
In case you were wondering who the guy wearing the glasses in the famous selfie is, it’s Lupita Nyong’o’s brother, Peter.