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General - Essentials

Kan du hjælpe mig, tak?
您能帮助我吗?(nín néng bāngzhù wǒ ma?)
Asking for help
Snakker du engelsk?
您讲英语吗?(nín jiǎng yīngyǔ ma?)
Asking if a person speaks English
snakker du _[language]_?
您会讲__吗?(nín huì jiǎng __ ma?)
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
Jeg snakker ikke_[language]_.
我不会讲__。(Wǒ bù huì jiǎng __.)
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Jeg forstår det ikke
我不明白。(Wǒ bù míngbái.)
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Hej!
您好!(nín hǎo!)
Standard greeting
Hej!
你好!(nǐ hǎo!)
Informal greeting
Godmorgen!
早上好!(zǎoshang hǎo!)
Greeting used in the morning
Godaften!
晚上好!(wǎnshàng hǎo!)
Greeting used in the evening
Godnat!
晚安!(wǎn'ān!)
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Hvordan har du det?
您好吗?(nín hǎo ma?)
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
Godt, tak.
很好,谢谢。(hěn hǎo, xièxiè.)
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Hvad er dit navn?
您叫什么名字?(nín jiào shénme míngzì?)
Asking the other person's name
Mit navn er ___.
我叫___。(wǒ jiào ___.)
Telling someone your name
Hvor kommer du fra?
您来自哪里?(nín láizì nǎlǐ?)
Asking about someone's origin
Jeg er fra___.
我来自___。(wǒ láizì ___.)
Answering about your origin
Hvor gammel er du?
您多大了?(nín duōdàle?)
Asking about someone's age
Jeg er___år gammel.
我___岁了。(wǒ ___ suìle.)
Answering about your age
Ja
是(shì)
Positive reply
Nej
不是(bùshì)
Negative reply
Vær så venlig at
请(qǐng)
Filler word to add polite touch
Værsgo!
给你!(gěi nǐ!)
Used when giving something to someone
Tak.
谢谢。(xièxiè.)
Thanking someone
Mange tak.
非常感谢。(fēicháng gǎnxiè.)
Thanking someone very warmly
Det var så lidt.
不客气。(bù kèqì.)
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Det er jeg ked af.
对不起。(duìbùqǐ.)
Apologizing for something
Undskyld mig.
打扰了。(dǎrǎole.)
Getting the attention of someone
Det er okay.
没有关系。(méiyǒu guānxì.)
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Det er ikke noget problem.
没关系。(méiguānxì.)
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Pas på!
当心!(dāngxīn!)
Making someone aware of a danger
Jeg er sulten.
我饿了。(wǒ è le.)
Used when feeling hungry
Jeg er tørstig.
我渴了。(wǒ kě le.)
Used when feeling thirsty
Jeg er træt.
我累了。(wǒ lèi le.)
Used when feeling tired
Jeg er syg.
我病了。(wǒ bìng le.)
Used when feeling sick
Det ved jeg ikke.
我不知道。(wǒ bù zhīdào.)
You don't know the answer to a question
Det var godt at møde dig.
认识您真高兴。(rènshí nín zhēn gāoxìng.)
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Farvel!
再见!(zàijiàn!)
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Jeg vil gerne lave en klage.
我要投诉。(wǒ yào tóusù.)
Polite way of starting your complaint
Hvem har ansvaret her?
谁负责管理这里?(shuí fùzé guǎnlǐ zhèlǐ?)
Finding out who is responsible
Dette er fuldstændigt uacceptebelt!
这简直无法接受。(zhè jiǎnzhí wúfǎ jiēshòu.)
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Jeg vil have mine penge tilbage!
我要求退款!(wǒ yāoqiú tuì kuǎn!)
Asking for a refund
Vi har ventet i over en time.
我们已经等待一个小时了。(wǒmen yǐjīng děngdài yīgè xiǎoshíliǎo.)
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Maden smager af lort!
这太难吃了!(zhè tài nán chīle!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
Drinken smager af pis!
这太难喝了!(zhè tài nán hēle!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Dette sted er lorte sted!
这个地方太垃圾了!(zhège dìfāng tài lèsèle!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
Denne bil er et vrag!
这车就是一件破烂!(zhè chē jiùshì yī jiàn pòlàn!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Servicen stinker!
服务太糟糕了!(fúwù tài zāogāole!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
Dette er totalt snyd!
这就是敲诈!(zhè jiùshì qiāozhà!)
Rudely complaining about a high price
Det er noget vrøvl!
扯淡!(chědàn!)
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Du er en dum idiot!
你就是个愚蠢的低能儿!(nǐ jiùshì gè yúchǔn de dīnéng ér!)
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Du ved ikke en skid!
你知道个屁!(nǐ zhīdào gè pì!)
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Skrid!
滚开!(gǔn kāi!)
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Lad os ordne det her udenfor!
我们到外面来解决问题!(wǒmen dào wàimiàn lái jiějué wèntí!)
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment