Why you shouldn’t use Latin (especially Latin abbreviations like “e.g.” and “i.e.”):
Searching with Google for “e.g. [definition]” produces 318 MILLION hits.
Searching with Google for “i.e. [definition]” produces 598 MILLION hits.
In other words, nobody can keep these two phrases straight. They’re so confusing that they’re worthless.
Here’s a bonus article about acronym and initialism (what a mess). We need an international ruling body that declares how these things work. How about the UN? They’re not doing anything else.