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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You can never take her away from me!


Don't die!


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


Gaius likes the prettiest girls in school.


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


We did not know why he spoke sharply.


The queen offered the world to the soldiers.


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


Her heart was more broken than his (heart).


Cicero was ignorant of the ambush at that time.


That is a rather large book which you are reading.


Few hope to resist the cavalry.


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


Jane has three dogs to whom she gives much care.


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


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


I will lead in the war that the greedy, most evil king began.


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


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


We know that Cornelia is a Roman girl.


Grain will be given to the poor citizens in the city center.


They sailed the worst river.


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


Did he give you your book, Marcus?


The farmers are happy on a good year.


Money was a help for the poor.


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


Who are you?


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


The fierce brother has bad plans.


I can speak Latin.


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


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


Have you persuaded her to marry you?


The mother's third son most courageously saw his rather delightful girlfriend, but he had not told his mother and the very angry mother therefore troubled him viciously.


I hope that Latin never dies!


To be or not to be.


I was unable to read today.


I love you. Do you love me?


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


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


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


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


Prepare to die!


It is necessary for students to study a second language.


I came to serve, not to be served.


Although the queen had been captured by the king's worst enemies, the king's soldiers did not immediately prepare to save her.


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


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


He bought flowers in order to please her.


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