CELTIC WORLD c. 400 BCE ------- The first European Union had one language and one culture. Keltae probably meant 'shields' related to an Old Celtic root *kel- 'cover' and cognate with Germanic *s-kelto- 'shield'.
Two awesome free posters in PDF format. One shows a list of English/French cognates in a colorful format, the other lists reasons one should learn French. I've been looking for something like these for my classroom for EVER!: