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


It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.


We are the people.


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


They ask why you cannot go with us.


Death cannot hold He who is God.


Love is only shown by friendship.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


The cruelest and richest king lived for a very long time, however with his death a more happy time was greatly brought up.


I was unable to read today.


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


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


Although I was absent, my friends at school read through this great book without me.


Do you see the large mountains, King?


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


Rufus is a Roman boy, and Julia is a Roman girl.


Money was a help for the poor.


That isn't good for you to do.


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


Cicero will speak in two hours.


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By the end of the day, I will have made a wonderful gift for Father.


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


This is the eighth day to dine.


My brother sleeps for a very long time.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


Trax doesn't want to want.


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


Yesterday, when Antonia was walking to the store, she saw a strange man.


What will you buy?


My wife was carried by me across the threshold of the house.


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


Seth becomes very sad.


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


I heard that you would wander in the garden.


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


The son sought public office with help from his father.


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


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


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


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


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.


Did he give you your book, Marcus?


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


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


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


I am loved by her, and she is loved by me.


Have you persuaded her to marry you?


I can speak Latin.


Who are you?


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