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 182 phrases.

Will love escape me, or will I escape love?

Everything I can do, you can do better, and this annoys me.

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

Lucius gave bigger kisses to the most delightful girl.

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

The fierce brother has bad plans.

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

I love the song that my friend has made.

Love is only shown by friendship.

Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.

Who doesn't like any bird?

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

Publius is more manly than Paulus.

We are the people.

It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.

Who are you?

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

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

I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.

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

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

What are you doing?

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

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

We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.

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

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

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

Death cannot hold He who is God.

Julius reads sillier books than Maria.

I love you. Do you love me?

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.

With the slave having been accused, the master left.

Does anyone feel that the senator is covering his crimes?

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

Every heart bears a secret within itself, but it is these secrets that define us and how we live in this world.

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

What is your name?

Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.

Did he give you your book, Marcus?

To be or not to be.

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

We will give nonexistent money to him since that man is greedy.

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.

Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.

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

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

His mother having been killed, he returned home.

Can you hear that?

I heard that Cornelia was going to the shop; however, I also heard that her friend had already bought the shoes that she was searching for.

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