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


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


The power having been seized by the son, the father lived near the city center without a care.


I hope that Latin never dies!


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


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.


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


That isn't good for you to do.


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


He says that Marcus called his brother.


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


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


Who is the small boy whom the larger, more powerful man is threatening? Does he need help? I will help him before the man hurts him.


Eucleides says that school is the best.


I love the song that my friend has made.


Cicero will speak in two hours.


He bought flowers in order to please her.


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


We are the people.


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 come from the fields.


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


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


He was closing the temple for two months.


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


I only buy the best food for my family.


This is madness!


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


With the boy wanting to give the girl some roses, the father endured having been persuaded to allow this.


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


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


I buy the best food for my family.


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


Who doesn't like any bird?


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


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


She saw herself.


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


Do you see the large mountains, King?


I found my smallest object with my good friend, and I placed it in my shoe so no one can find it.


Love is only shown by friendship.


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


Marcus is always losing money.


They ask why you cannot go with us.


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


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


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


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


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