Italian | Phrases - Travel | General

General - Essentials

Můžete mi pomoci, prosím?
Può aiutarmi?
Asking for help
Mluvíte anglicky?
Parla inglese?
Asking if a person speaks English
Mluvíte _[language]_?
Parla _[lingua]_?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
Non parlo _[lingua]_.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Non capisco.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Dobrý den!
Standard greeting
Informal greeting
Dobré ráno!
Buon giorno!
Greeting used in the morning
Dobrý večer!
Buona sera!
Greeting used in the evening
Dobrou noc!
Buona notte!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Jak se máš?
Come va?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
Dobře, díky.
Bene, grazie.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Jak se jmenuješ?
Come ti chiami?
Asking the other person's name
Jmenuji se ___.
Mi chiamo _____.
Telling someone your name
Odkud jsi?
Da dove vieni?
Asking about someone's origin
Jsem z ___.
Vengo da ____.
Answering about your origin
Kolik to je let?
Quanti anni hai?
Asking about someone's age
Je mi __ (let).
Ho ____ anni.
Answering about your age
Positive reply
Negative reply
Per favore
Filler word to add polite touch
tady prosím!
Ecco qui!
Used when giving something to someone
Thanking someone
Moc děkuji.
Grazie mille.
Thanking someone very warmly
Není zač.
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Omlouvám se.
Mi dispiace.
Apologizing for something
Mi scusi.
Getting the attention of someone
To je v pořádku.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
V pořádku.
Nessun problema.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Making someone aware of a danger
Mám hlad.
Ho fame.
Used when feeling hungry
Mám žízeň.
Ho sete.
Used when feeling thirsty
Jsem unavený(á).
Sono stanco.
Used when feeling tired
Je mi špatně.
Mi sento poco bene.
Used when feeling sick
Non lo so.
You don't know the answer to a question
Těšilo mě.
E' stato un piacere conoscerti.
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Na shledanou!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Chtěl bych podat stížnost.
Vorrei fare un reclamo.
Polite way of starting your complaint
Kdo to tu má na starost?
Chi è il responsabile qui?
Finding out who is responsible
To je naprosto nepřijatelné!
E' davvero inammissibile!
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Chci zpátky moje peníze!
Rivoglio indietro i miei soldi!
Asking for a refund
Čekáme tady už hodinu.
Stiamo aspettando da più di un'ora.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Toto jídlo chutná jako hovno!
Questo cibo è una merda!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
To pití chutná jako chcanky!
Questa bibita sa di piscia!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Toto místo je díra!
Questo posto è un cesso!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
To auto je vrak!
Questa macchina è un rottame!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Ta služba je na hovno!
Il servizio fa cagare!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
To je naprostá zlodějna!
Ci hanno pelato per bene!
Rudely complaining about a high price
To je krávovina!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Jste pěkný debil!
Sei un cretino!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Ty víš hovno!
Non sai un cazzo!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Levati dalle palle!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Pojďme to vyřešit ven!
Vediamocela fuori!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment