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 185 phrases.

That isn't good for you to do.

Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.

His mother having been killed, he returned home.

I know that Cornelius is a Roman senator.

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

Death cannot hold He who is God.

Are you the king, Julius?

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

He sleeps more often than I.

I was unable to read today.

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

Aurora knows that her friend greatly loves her. Her friend also knows that he is very greatly loved by Aurora.

Call your faithful husband today, my mother.

She saw herself.

My brother sleeps for a very long time.

In Italy, when madness was ruling, several senators marched into ships.

Never trust the Greeks, and beware their gifts!

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

Marcus is always losing money.

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

You are my best friend, and we will be best friends forever.

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

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Knowledge can kill the strongest of men.

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

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

Can the traveler endure the wretched inn?

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

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

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

Lucius gave bigger kisses to the most delightful girl.

I hope that Latin never dies!

Eucleides says that school is the best.

I am asking him to purchase a ship.

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

They sailed the worst river.

Trax doesn't want to want.

That is a rather large book which you are reading.

Tomorrow, we will conquer the people of Rome by means of our plan, and without delay, we will prepare ourselves for the day!

He feels that his mother was killed.

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

I only buy the best food for my family.

We did not know why he spoke sharply.

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

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

Translation: Through hardships to the stars

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.

My father likes to read many books.

Love is only shown by friendship.

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

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