Are you thinking of learning Greek but you have heard that it is one of the most difficult languages? Well, you speak Greek , you just don't know it!
According to the author Aristides Konstantinides, the words of the English language (according to the Webster International dictionary) are 166,724 - of which 41,214 are Greek. Even more impressive, of course, is medical terminology: out of 43716 words, 20346 are Greek. That is, in a total of 178,903 English words, 51,807 (29,24%) come from Greek! Let's see some examples:
So, as soon as you start learning Greek you will discover that you can guess the meaning of several words just by hearing them!