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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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.


I buy the best food for my family.


Marcus is always losing money.


This is the eighth day to dine.


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


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


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


Who doesn't like any bird?


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


Which officer was in charge of the legion?


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


What are you doing?


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


Have you persuaded her to marry you?


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


Did he give you your book, Marcus?


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


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


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


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


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


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.


The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.


We are the people.


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


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


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


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


The happy girl whom was running toward the fountain doesn't like to sleep very often.


Why are you doing this?


Few hope to resist the cavalry.


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


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


Prepare to die!


He was the angriest between the friends.


Give the money to me!


I heard that you would wander in the garden.


My brother sleeps for a very long time.


For me, email shall never replace written letters. These letters are more personal and representative of its author, and because of this we cannot defer.


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


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


With him willing, all will be led.


Cicero will speak in two hours.


We will do great favors for him after his labor.


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


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.


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


My father likes to read many books.


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


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