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.

This is the eighth day to dine.


Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.


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


To realize the mistakes that I have made makes me sad.


Death cannot hold He who is God.


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


I only buy the best food for my family.


Do you see the large mountains, King?


My wife was carried by me across the threshold of the house.


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


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


I am tired of school.


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


I love you. Do you love me?


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


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


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


They ask why you cannot go with us.


Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.


That is a rather large book which you are reading.


Trax doesn't want to want.


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


What are you doing?


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


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


I cannot hear you.


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


You can never take her away from me!


I buy the best food for my family.


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


With the Sword of Great Wisdom, I defeated my most difficult enemy.


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


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


The good man gave his beautiful wife a kiss, and with much love, he said, "I love you with all my heart."


Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!


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


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.


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


Love is only shown by friendship.


Seth becomes very sad.


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


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


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


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


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.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


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


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


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


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