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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There are currently 184 phrases.

Don't make me angry; you won't like me when I am angry.


My father likes to read many books.


With the boy wanting to give the girl some roses, the father endured having been persuaded to allow this.


Have you persuaded her to marry you?


He sleeps more often than I.


The lucky boy finds the small (virgin) girl next to the beautiful roses.


The rich king was given a very comfortable bed by his soldiers today.


Are you the king, Julius?


In 13 days, I will become the ninth dictator of the fifth nation, and I will with honor make peace on behalf of the second council that has twelve people in it.


A man is allowed to drink wine.


The farmers are happy on a good year.


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


Who doesn't like any bird?


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.


Tomorrow, we will conquer the people of Rome by means of our plan, and without delay, we will prepare ourselves for the day!


They ask why you cannot go with us.


Can you hear that?


I will give all the glory of my heart to God who is king.


The angry Jack said to his foolish friend, "You are loving that girl, Max? She is a very horrible girl whom you love!"


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


I cannot hear you.


I love you. Do you love me?


Fabius led his horses home lest they become frightened by the storm.


I buy the best food for my family.


He bought flowers in order to please her.


He was closing the temple for two months.


I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.


This is madness!


Aurora knows that her friend greatly loves her. Her friend also knows that he is very greatly loved by Aurora.


This is the eighth day to dine.


Jones had started to overpower his enemy, but he quite quickly yielded to him.


Did he give you your book, Marcus?


My twelfth dog ran to my seventh cow in three open fields.


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


I am tired of school.


My sister use to wash me because of my youth, but I can now wash myself.


What is your name?


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


I am happier than you, but you are the most famous of us.


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


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


To be or not to be.


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


Sally had been heard quite clearly by her husband Seth, but Seth will never be heard by his wife.


Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image…"


I heard that you had wandered in the garden.


The great woman cooked good food for my serious brothers and sisters.


You are my best friend, and we will be best friends forever.


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