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Essential German Expressions

essential German expressions

 

Essential German Expressions

If you’re off on holiday to Germany or a German speaking country this summer, or are just taking a short weekend break, you will want to have these useful expressions in your pocket.

Hello Hallo (hah-loh)
Goodbye Auf Wiedersehen / TschA?ss (owf vee-dair-zayn / tchews)a�?
Please Bitte (bih-tuh)a�?
Thank you Danke (dahn-kuh) a�?
Yes Ja (yah)
No Nein (nine) a�?
Excuse me/sorrya�? Entschuldigung (ehnt-shool-dih-gun)a�?
My name is…a�? Ich heiAYe (ikh hie-ssuh) a�?
What is your name?a�? Wie heiAYen Sie? (vee hie-ssen zee)
Nice to meet youa�? SchA�n Sie kennenzulernen a�?
Where do you come from?a�? Woher kommen Sie? (vo-hair koh-men zee)
a�?I come from Great Britain Ich komme aus Grossbritannien
How are you?a�? Wie geht es Ihnen? (vee gayt es ee-nen) a�?
Where is…?a�? Wo ist…? (voh ist…) a�?
I would like (2 bottles of water) Ich mA�chte (zwei Flaschen Wasser) (ikh merkh-tuh)a�?
How much is that?a�? Wieviel kostet das?
How do I get to…?a�? Wie komme ich zum (m/n) / zur (f)…? a�?
I dona��t understanda�? Ich verstehe nicht (ikh fehr-shtay-eh nikht)a�?
Ia��m sorry, I dona��t speak Germana�? Es tut mir leid, ich spreche kein Deutsch
Do you speak English? Sprechen Sie Englisch? (shprikhst doo eng-lish)

 

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