English Phrases

Here is a list of some phrases in English with their Latin equivalents meant to showcase how the English sentence looks like in Latin.

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This war was a little more difficult than Caesar had warned.


She will see how great the strength of their words had been.


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


Every heart bears a secret within itself, but it is these secrets that define us and how we live in this world.


The dying old man was wanting to walk, but he could not.


I ran more quickly than her, but Hank ran the most quickly of us.


Marcus is always losing money.


I will not grow to be much bigger.


Fabius wrote a poem a little longer than the poem of Claudius.


We will rejoice all summer.


He was the angriest between the friends.


The knight offered the flower to the daughter of the king.


Love is only shown by friendship.


The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.


The faithful soldier guarded the powerful king from the bad people.


To eat in the inn was a good fortune for the tired travelers.


My father likes to read many books.


I can speak Latin.


With the Sword of Great Wisdom, I defeated my most difficult enemy.


Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.


"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End," says the Lord, "who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty."


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


While Caesar was alive, Horus did not go to Rome.


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


I will lead in the war that the greedy, most evil king began.


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


Give the statue to me, now!


I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.


"How are you?" said Jack. "I am well," Celia said to him.


In one month, I will ask Janet, "Did you cook the cow for two or three hours?"


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.


They sailed the worst river.


What will you buy?


Quintus gave Scintilla a gift so that she would love him.


Who is the small boy whom the larger, more powerful man is threatening? Does he need help? I will help him before the man hurts him.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


The happy girl whom was running toward the fountain doesn't like to sleep very often.


The mother's third son most courageously saw his rather delightful girlfriend, but he had not told his mother and the very angry mother therefore troubled him viciously.


Everything I can do, you can do better, and this annoys me.


I love you. Do you love me?


Don't die!


I am tired of school.


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


With her son, Stuart, having been given a kiss by his girlfriend, Julia, the mother knew that her son was growing into a young man.


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


The good man gave his beautiful wife a kiss, and with much love, he said, "I love you with all my heart."


Do you think that the father ought to read books to his son?


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