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 181 phrases.

To be or not to be.

Call your faithful husband today, my mother.

We are the people.

Do you see the large mountains, King?

Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.

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

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

I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.

Milo was so tired that he slept on the road.

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

I heard that you would wander in the garden.

Seth becomes very sad.

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

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

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

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

Why are you doing this?

He feels that his mother was killed.

Publius is more manly than Paulus.

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What will you buy?

I am tired of school.

Brutus will kill Caesar within this year.

Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?

Her heart was more broken than his (heart).

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

Have a wonderful and pleasant day!

Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!

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

I hope that Latin never dies!

I gave money to the merchant selling the roses.

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.

Give the money to me!

Did anyone trust the words of the senator today?

My brother sleeps for a very long time.

My father likes to read many books.

I am asking him to purchase a ship.

He bought flowers in order to please her.

What are you doing?

I did not give the richer girl money.

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

Which officer was in charge of the legion?

I heard that you had wandered in the garden.

You can never take her away from me!

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

Julius reads sillier books than Maria.

I come from the fields.

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

Don't make me angry; you won't like me when I am angry.

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