Romanian | Phrases - Travel | General

General - Essentials

Can you help me, please?
Mă puteți ajuta, vă rog?
Asking for help
Do you speak English?
Vorbiți în engleză?
Asking if a person speaks English
Do you speak _[language]_?
Vorbiți _(limba)_?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
I don't speak_[language]_.
Nu vorbesc _(limba)_.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
I don't understand.
Nu înțeleg.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Bună ziua!
Standard greeting
Informal greeting
Good Morning!
Bună dimineața!
Greeting used in the morning
Good Evening!
Bună seara!
Greeting used in the evening
Good Night!
Noapte bună!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
How are you?
Ce mai faci?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
Good, thank you.
Bine, mulțumesc.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
What’s your name?
Cum te numești?
Asking the other person's name
My name is ___.
Mă numesc ___.
Telling someone your name
Where are you from?
De unde ești?
Asking about someone's origin
I am from___.
Sunt din ___.
Answering about your origin
How old are you?
Câți ani ai?
Asking about someone's age
I am___years old.
Am __ ani.
Answering about your age
Positive reply
Negative reply
Vă rog
Filler word to add polite touch
Here you go!
Used when giving something to someone
Thank you.
Thanking someone
Thank you very much.
Mulțumesc mult
Thanking someone very warmly
You're welcome.
Cu plăcere
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
I am sorry.
Îmi pare rău
Apologizing for something
Excuse me.
Mă scuzați
Getting the attention of someone
It's OK.
Nu face nimic
Replying to an apology if you accept it
No problem.
Nici o problemă
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Watch out!
Ai grijă!
Making someone aware of a danger
I am hungry.
Mi-e foame
Used when feeling hungry
I am thirsty.
Mi-e sete
Used when feeling thirsty
I am tired.
Sunt obosit
Used when feeling tired
I am sick.
Mă simt rău
Used when feeling sick
I don't know.
Nu știu
You don't know the answer to a question
It was nice meeting you.
Mi-a făcut plăcere să te cunosc
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
La revedere!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

I would like to make a complaint.
Aș dori să fac o reclamație
Polite way of starting your complaint
Who is in charge here?
Cine este responsabil aici?
Finding out who is responsible
This is totally unacceptable!
Este complet inacceptabil!
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
I want my money back!
Îmi vreau banii înapoi!
Asking for a refund
We have been waiting for over an hour.
Așteptăm de mai mult de o ora.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

This food tastes like crap!
Mâncarea asta are un gust de rahat!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
This drink tastes like piss!
Această băutură are gust de pișat!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
This place is a shithole!
Locul ăsta este o cocină!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
This car is a wreck!
Mașina asta este o epavă!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
The service sucks!
Serviciul e de rahat!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
This is a total rip-off!
Asta e jecmăneală totală!
Rudely complaining about a high price
That is bullshit!
E o prostie!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
You are a stupid moron!
Ești un prost imbecil!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
You don't know shit!
Nu știi nici pe dracu!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Piss off!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Let's settle this outside!
Hai să rezolvăm asta afară!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment