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.

Her heart was more broken than his (heart).


I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.


We will rejoice all summer.


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


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


I come from the fields.


I did not give the richer girl money.


With the Sword of Great Wisdom, I defeated my most difficult enemy.


Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?


Do not tell me who you are; it is better to tell the king your name.


With the slave having been accused, the master left.


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


Cicero will speak in two hours.


Marcus is always losing money.


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


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


His mother having been killed, he returned home.


Many sons knew that they were inheriting their parents' property.


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.


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


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


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


Who doesn't like any bird?


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


I love the song that my friend has made.


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


I cannot hear you.


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.


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


He says that Marcus called his brother.


Anyone will like a house covered with ivy.


By the end of the day, I will have made a wonderful gift for Father.


The boy and girl had come to the school yesterday.


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


He bought flowers in order to please her.


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.


The good man gave his beautiful wife a kiss, and with much love, he said, "I love you with all my heart."


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


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


We ate Mom's excellently cooked food with joy.


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


What are you doing?


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.


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


The rich king was given a very comfortable bed by his soldiers today.


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


"How are you?" said Jack. "I am well," Celia said to him.


Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.


They ask why you cannot go with us.


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