Quis ut Deus wrote:For example, I want to say, "She left because it was late"
ptolemyauletes wrote:I am still not sure about using tarda as an adjective here. It normally means 'slow' or 'sluggish'. I still feel the adverb 'tardius' would be better.
Iulia wrote:Or, if you wanted to convey the idea that she left because it was late in the day/evening, would sero from serus, -a, -um be a good fit? As in,
Discessit quod sero erat.