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.

I come from the fields.


David said that he had secretly gone with Sylvia to the temple because he had wanted to marry her.


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


I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.


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


I will not grow to be much bigger.


We will rejoice all summer.


Seth becomes very sad.


I am and will always be the angriest of all people to exist!


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


She saw herself.


I love the song that my friend has made.


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


Do you see the large mountains, King?


I hope that Latin never dies!


He says that Marcus called his brother.


This is madness!


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


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


Through hardships to the stars


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.


What will you buy?


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?


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


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


Did he give you your book, Marcus?


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


I heard that Cornelia was going to the shop; however, I also heard that her friend had already bought the shoes that she was searching for.


He feels that his mother was killed.


When Claudius and Cato were consuls, the pursuing Gallians being led by Vercingetorix were repulsed by the Roman soldiers, with Caeser leading.


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


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


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


My day was good. My day was bad. This day was the worst. This day was the best.


Don't die!


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.


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.


I can speak Latin.


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


They sailed the worst river.


They ask why you cannot go with us.


I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.


We are the people.


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.


I came to serve, not to be served.


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