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.

Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


Will love escape me, or will I escape love?


Give the money to me!


Julius reads sillier books than Maria.


Marcus fled Greece to find his mother in Rome.


He was the angriest between the friends.


To eat in the inn was a good fortune for the tired travelers.


He bought flowers in order to please her.


He says that Marcus called his brother.


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


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


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


Does anyone feel that the senator is covering his crimes?


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


Eucleides says that school is the best.


She saw herself.


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


Which officer was in charge of the legion?


The father and mother married and had six sons and four daughters.


To love money is bad and can lead you to a worse life.


Trax doesn't want to want.


I heard that you had wandered in the garden.


Yesterday, when Antonia was walking to the store, she saw a strange man.


I came to serve, not to be served.


What will you buy?


Who doesn't like any bird?


A man is allowed to drink wine.


I hope that Latin never dies!


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 father did not know that Molly has been killed by her boyfriend at her house.


With him willing, all will be led.


I love you. Do you love me?


You are much kinder than my cruel sister whose anger is the greatest of all my family.


Prepare to die!


I am tired of school.


You can never take her away from me!


Caesar was so drunk that he could not attack Gaul.


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


Happy Birthday!


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


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


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


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


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


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


Was the officer in charge of the legion?


Have a wonderful and pleasant day!


It is allowed for you to cry at funerals.


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


To be or not to be.


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