Latin Grammar

The Latin grammar allows you to manipulate the vocabulary to obtain multiple forms of a word. The grammatical rules below are the most important in Latin and help connect words or shape the structure. We start with the prepositions:

And: et  Audio Under: sub + abl  Audio
Before: ante + acc  Audio After: post + acc  Audio
Inside: intra + acc  Audio Outside: extra + acc  Audio
With: cum + abl  Audio But: sed  Audio
For: per + acc  Audio From: ex + abl  Audio
To: ad + acc  Audio In: in + acc , abl  Audio


Questions and Adverbs

To ask questions, use the following:

What?: quid?  Audio Who?: quis?  Audio
How?: quomodo?  Audio Why?: cur?  Audio
Where?: ubi?  Audio

Some of the most important time adverbs:

Never: numquam  Audio Rarely: rare  Audio
Sometimes: interdum  Audio Usually: solite  Audio
Always: semper  Audio Very: valde  Audio


Most commonly used pronouns in Latin:

I: ego   Audio You: tu /vos  Audio
He: is  Audio She: ea  Audio
We: nos   Audio They: ei  Audio

To express the possession of something [possessive form]:

My: meus   Audio Your: tuus / vester  Audio
His: suus  Audio Her: suus  Audio
Our: noster  Audio Their: suus  Audio

Grammar in a sentence

Some random verbs to show how it's being used:

I speak English: loquor anglice  Audio
You speak French: gallice loqueris  Audio
He speaks German: loquitur germanice  Audio
She speaks Italian: loquitur italice  Audio
I visited France: galliam visitavi  Audio
I will drink milk: bibam lac  Audio


Some extra grammatical structures:

I understand you: intellego te  Audio
I don't understand you: non intellego te  Audio
I don't speak French: non loquor gallice  Audio
This is my house: haec domus mea  Audio
That restaurant is far: procul est ad illam tabernam  Audio
No problem: nihil opus est  Audio

The above Latin grammar can provide tools to use in coordination with the Latin vocabulary to obtain some popular Latin phrases.

Latin Phrases

Latin Vocabulary


Did you know? Grammar can help you increase your vocabulary dramatically. Grammar is like a tool which helps you manipulate words in a sentence by changing the shape and location of a word to create something new out of the old one.