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.


That isn't good for you to do.


To be or not to be.


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.


Eucleides says that school is the best.


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


Money was a help for the poor.


Few hope to resist the cavalry.


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


I ran more quickly than her, but Hank ran the most quickly of us.


We are the people.


This is madness!


Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?


Give the money to me!


Have you persuaded her to marry you?


Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.


I did not give the richer girl money.


I love you. Do you love me?


The mother asked her children not to run in the garden.


I am asking him to purchase a ship.


We will rejoice all summer.


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


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


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


I will not grow to be much bigger.


She saw herself.


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


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


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


This is the eighth day to dine.


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


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


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


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


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


Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


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.


When Claudius and Cato were consuls, the pursuing Gallians being led by Vercingetorix were repulsed by the Roman soldiers, with Caeser leading.


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


Will love escape me, or will I escape love?


Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.


Which officer was in charge of the legion?


Are you the king, Julius?


What is your name?


Give the statue to me, now!


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


He was the angriest between the friends.


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


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