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General - Essentials

Può aiutarmi?
Możesz mi pomóc? [form.:] Może Pan(i) mi pomóc?
Asking for help
Parla inglese?
Czy mówisz po angielsku? [form.:] Czy mówi Pan(i) po angielsku?
Asking if a person speaks English
Parla _[lingua]_?
Czy mówisz po _ [nazwa języka] _? [form.:] Czy mówi Pan(i) po _ [nazwa języka] _?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
Non parlo _[lingua]_.
Nie mówię po _ [nazwa języka] _.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Non capisco.
Nie rozumiem.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Salve!
Dzień dobry!
Standard greeting
Ciao!
Cześć!
Informal greeting
Buon giorno!
Dzień dobry!
Greeting used in the morning
Buona sera!
Dobry wieczór!
Greeting used in the evening
Buona notte!
Dobranoc!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Come va?
Jak się masz? [form.:] Jak się Pan(i) ma?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
Bene, grazie.
Dobrze, dziękuję.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Come ti chiami?
Jak się nazywasz? [form.:] Jak się Pan(i) nazywa?
Asking the other person's name
Mi chiamo _____.
Nazywam się ___.
Telling someone your name
Da dove vieni?
Skąd pochodzisz? [form.:] Skąd Pan(i) pochodzi?
Asking about someone's origin
Vengo da ____.
Pochodzę z ___.
Answering about your origin
Quanti anni hai?
Ile masz lat? [form.:] Ile ma Pan(i) lat?
Asking about someone's age
Ho ____ anni.
Mam ___ lat(a).
Answering about your age
Si
Tak
Positive reply
No
Nie
Negative reply
Per favore
Proszę
Filler word to add polite touch
Ecco qui!
Proszę bardzo!
Used when giving something to someone
Grazie.
Dziękuję.
Thanking someone
Grazie mille.
Dziękuję bardzo.
Thanking someone very warmly
Prego.
Proszę bardzo! / Nie ma za co!
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Mi dispiace.
Przepraszam.
Apologizing for something
Mi scusi.
Przepraszam.
Getting the attention of someone
Niente.
Nic się nie stało.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Nessun problema.
Nie ma sprawy.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Attenzione!
Uwaga!
Making someone aware of a danger
Ho fame.
Jestem głodny/-a.
Used when feeling hungry
Ho sete.
Chce mi się pić.
Used when feeling thirsty
Sono stanco.
Jestem zmęczony/-a.
Used when feeling tired
Mi sento poco bene.
Źle się czuję.
Used when feeling sick
Non lo so.
Nie wiem.
You don't know the answer to a question
E' stato un piacere conoscerti.
Miło było cię poznać. [form.:] Miło było Panią/Pana poznać.
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Arrivederci!
Do widzenia!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Vorrei fare un reclamo.
Chciał(a)bym złożyć skargę.
Polite way of starting your complaint
Chi è il responsabile qui?
Kto tu rządzi?
Finding out who is responsible
E' davvero inammissibile!
To jest absolutnie niedopuszczalne!
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Rivoglio indietro i miei soldi!
Żądam zwrotu pieniędzy!
Asking for a refund
Stiamo aspettando da più di un'ora.
Czekamy ponad godzinę.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Questo cibo è una merda!
To jedzenie smakuje jak gówno!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
Questa bibita sa di piscia!
Ten napój/drink smakuje jak szczyny!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Questo posto è un cesso!
To miejsce to obrzydliwa nora!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
Questa macchina è un rottame!
Ten samochód to wrak!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Il servizio fa cagare!
Obsługa jest do dupy!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
Ci hanno pelato per bene!
To jest totalne zdzierstwo!
Rudely complaining about a high price
Cazzate!
Gówno prawda!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Sei un cretino!
Kretyn/Kretynka!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Non sai un cazzo!
Gówno wiesz!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Levati dalle palle!
Odwal się!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Vediamocela fuori!
Załatwmy to na zewnątrz!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment