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 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.


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


Don't die!


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


Who are you?


He sleeps more often than I.


Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.


Seth becomes very sad.


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


To be or not to be.


The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.


Call your faithful husband today, my mother.


Death cannot hold He who is God.


Sam will not send that letter to Emora, but he will send this letter to her if these hearts are in it.


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


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


I hear that you were wandering in the garden.


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


I love the song that my friend has made.


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


Give the statue to me, now!


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


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


I was unable to read today.


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


I am and will always be the angriest of all people to exist!


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


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


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


Publius is more manly than Paulus.


I knowing the truth wish to give it, but that feels like a lost dream.


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


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


Love is only shown by friendship.


My twelfth dog ran to my seventh cow in three open fields.


What are you doing?


With the slave having been accused, the master left.


While Caesar was alive, Horus did not go to Rome.


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


We will do great favors for him after his labor.


"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End," says the Lord, "who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty."


Sally had been heard quite clearly by her husband Seth, but Seth will never be heard by his wife.


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


I heard that you would wander in the garden.


Marcus is always losing money.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


This man's son will work with me tomorrow, and his daughter will show my sister her house in three hours all day.


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


Do you think that the father ought to read books to his son?


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