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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Have you persuaded her to marry you?


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


To be or not to be.


Give the statue to me, now!


I hope that Latin never dies!


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


I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.


A man is allowed to drink wine.


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


I ran more quickly than her, but Hank ran the most quickly of us.


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


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


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


Prepare to die!


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


They sailed the worst river.


This war was a little more difficult than Caesar had warned.


My father likes to read many books.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


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


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


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


The lucky boy finds the small (virgin) girl next to the beautiful roses.


I will give all the glory of my heart to God who is king.


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.


Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.


He was closing the temple for two months.


Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image…"


What are you doing?


I am tired of school.


Which officer was in charge of the legion?


Few hope to resist the cavalry.


My brother sleeps for a very long time.


I can speak Latin.


Death cannot hold He who is God.


I only buy the best food for my family.


You can never take her away from me!


He was the angriest between the friends.


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


Although the queen had been captured by the king's worst enemies, the king's soldiers did not immediately prepare to save her.


She was discovered the true Goddess by her gait.


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


Are you the king, Julius?


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


My twelfth dog ran to my seventh cow in three open fields.


I heard that you would wander in the garden.


Who doesn't like any bird?


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