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 181 phrases.

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

We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.

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

He sleeps more often than I.

Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.

I came to serve, not to be served.

Call your faithful husband today, my mother.

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

Don't die!

With him willing, all will be led.

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

Prepare to die!

They sailed the worst river.

You are much kinder than my cruel sister whose anger is the greatest of all my family.

The mother asked her children not to run in the garden.

Julius reads sillier books than Maria.

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

That is a rather large book which you are reading.

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

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

The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.

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

My father likes to read many books.

This man's son will work with me tomorrow, and his daughter will show my sister her house in three hours all day.

I hope that Latin never dies!

I am tired of school.

It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.

Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!

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

I can speak Latin.

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

I knowing the truth wish to give it, but that feels like a lost dream.

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

The fierce brother has bad plans.

I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.

Love is only shown by friendship.

Her heart was more broken than his (heart).

"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."

Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?

Do you see the large mountains, King?

They ask why you cannot go with us.

What will you buy?

Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.

It is necessary for students to study a second language.

Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.

I come from the fields.

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

What are you doing?

Have you persuaded her to marry you?

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.

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