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.

Trax doesn't want to want.

Translation: Through hardships to the stars

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

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

Have you persuaded her to marry you?

Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.

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

Cicero will speak in two hours.

Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.

What is your name?

Marcus is always losing money.

This is madness!

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

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

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

"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."

Jesus died for you so that you would not live in everlasting grief.

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

My father likes to read many books.

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

We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.

Julius reads sillier books than Maria.

I come from the fields.

I can play some games, but I have more work to do first.

Prepare to die!

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

They sailed the worst river.

Publius is more manly than Paulus.

I am tired of school.

The fierce brother has bad plans.

I love the song that my friend has made.

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

Jones had started to overpower his enemy, but he quite quickly yielded to him.

Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?

I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.

With her son, Stuart, having been given a kiss by his girlfriend, Julia, the mother knew that her son was growing into a young man.

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

I only buy the best food for my family.

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 heard that you had wandered in the garden.

Will love escape me, or will I escape love?

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

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

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

Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?

Julius reads sillier books than Maria.

I hope that Latin never dies!

Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!

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

Concern wraps around my mind as I sit in my chair.

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