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.

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


The knight offered the flower to the daughter of the king.


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


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


Happy Birthday!


What are you doing?


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


Love is only shown by friendship.


I come from the fields.


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


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


I buy the best food for my family.


He bought flowers in order to please her.


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


They sailed the worst river.


We are the people.


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


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.


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


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


Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.


The father and mother married and had six sons and four daughters.


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


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


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


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


That is a rather large book which you are reading.


I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.


What is your name?


My brother sleeps for a very long time.


The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.


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


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


Death cannot hold He who is God.


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


Cicero will speak in two hours.


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


My father likes to read many books.


Give the money to me!


This is the eighth day to dine.


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


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


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


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


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


Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?


You can never take her away from me!


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


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