Write with Ursula in October

OCTOBER OPENS


ELLO-HAY! ELCOME-WAY OT-AY E-THAY ONTH-MAY OF-AY OCTOBER-AY!


Hang on, say that again, Ursula?


Oh! Sorry. I just said “Hello! Welcome to the month of October!” in Pig Latin. That’s a language invented by school children more than a hundred years ago. You can learn Pig Latin yourself in two minutes’ flat! It’s all about the sounds that words open with.


Here’s what you do. When you want to say a word in Pig Latin, you take away the sound that opens the word. You put that sound at the end of the word. And THEN you add the sound AY.


So HELLO becomes: