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 185 phrases.

I did not give the richer girl money.

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.

Will love escape me, or will I escape love?

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

We are the people.

Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.

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

The fierce brother has bad plans.

I am asking him to purchase a ship.

Many sons knew that they were inheriting their parents' property.

Flavia fears that Sextus will annoy Davus.

Love is only shown by friendship.

Which officer was in charge of the legion?

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

We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.

We will give nonexistent money to him since that man is greedy.

Few hope to resist the cavalry.

He bought flowers in order to please her.

Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.

Are you the king, Julius?

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

His mother having been killed, he returned home.

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

You can never take her away from me!

The queen offered the world to the soldiers.

Call your faithful husband today, my mother.

That is a rather large book which you are reading.

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

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

In Italy, when madness was ruling, several senators marched into ships.

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

I am tired of school.

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

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

It is bad to love money, but it is good to give it.

Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.

Grain will be given to the poor citizens in the city center.

I only buy the best food for my family.

Have a wonderful and pleasant day!

The son sought public office with help from his father.

We will rejoice all summer.

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

They ask why you cannot go with us.

Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?

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

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

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

The father did not know that Molly has been killed by her boyfriend at her house.

I hear that you were wandering in the garden.

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

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