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 184 phrases.

I was unable to read today.


Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.


Her heart was more broken than his (heart).


Who are you?


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


That is a rather large book which you are reading.


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


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.


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


This is the eighth day to dine.


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


He was closing the temple for two months.


I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.


What is your name?


I will not grow to be much bigger.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


Quintus gave Scintilla a gift so that she would love him.


I heard that you had wandered in the garden.


What is there to fear than fear itself?


She will see how great the strength of their words had been.


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


Seth becomes very sad.


I heard that you would wander in the garden.


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.


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


Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?


With him willing, all will be led.


Eucleides says that school is the best.


I am tired of school.


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


I hope that Latin never dies!


Cicero will speak in two hours.


I come from the great farms with my loyal friends.


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


Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


He says that Marcus called his brother.


Give the money to me!


They sailed the worst river.


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


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


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


The queen offered the world to the soldiers.


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.


Many sons knew that they were inheriting their parents' property.


I wish that I could kiss that beautiful girl, but her heart and mind is what truly captures my heart.


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


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


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


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


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