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General - Essentials

Può aiutarmi?
Kan du vara snäll och hjälpa mig?
Asking for help
Parla inglese?
Talar du engelska?
Asking if a person speaks English
Parla _[lingua]_?
Talar du _[språk]_?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
Non parlo _[lingua]_.
Jag talar inte _[språk]_.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Non capisco.
Jag förstår inte.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Salve!
Hej!
Standard greeting
Ciao!
Hallå!
Informal greeting
Buon giorno!
God morgon!
Greeting used in the morning
Buona sera!
God kväll!
Greeting used in the evening
Buona notte!
God natt!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Come va?
Hur mår du?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
Bene, grazie.
Bra, tack.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Come ti chiami?
Vad heter du?
Asking the other person's name
Mi chiamo _____.
Jag heter ___.
Telling someone your name
Da dove vieni?
Var kommer du ifrån?
Asking about someone's origin
Vengo da ____.
Jag kommer från___.
Answering about your origin
Quanti anni hai?
Hur gammal är du?
Asking about someone's age
Ho ____ anni.
Jag är___år gammal.
Answering about your age
Si
Ja
Positive reply
No
Nej
Negative reply
Per favore
Tack
Filler word to add polite touch
Ecco qui!
Varsågod!
Used when giving something to someone
Grazie.
Tack.
Thanking someone
Grazie mille.
Tack så mycket.
Thanking someone very warmly
Prego.
Ingen orsak.
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Mi dispiace.
Förlåt mig.
Apologizing for something
Mi scusi.
Ursäkta mig.
Getting the attention of someone
Niente.
Det är ok.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Nessun problema.
Inga problem.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Attenzione!
Se upp!
Making someone aware of a danger
Ho fame.
Jag är hungrig.
Used when feeling hungry
Ho sete.
Jag är törstig.
Used when feeling thirsty
Sono stanco.
Jag är trött.
Used when feeling tired
Mi sento poco bene.
Jag mår illa.
Used when feeling sick
Non lo so.
Jag vet inte.
You don't know the answer to a question
E' stato un piacere conoscerti.
Det var trevligt att träffas.
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Arrivederci!
Hej då!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Vorrei fare un reclamo.
Jag skulle vilja framföra ett klagomål.
Polite way of starting your complaint
Chi è il responsabile qui?
Vem är den ansvarige/a här?
Finding out who is responsible
E' davvero inammissibile!
Det här är fullkomligt oacceptabelt!
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Rivoglio indietro i miei soldi!
Jag vill ha mina pengar tillbaka!
Asking for a refund
Stiamo aspettando da più di un'ora.
Vi har väntat i över en timma.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Questo cibo è una merda!
Den här maten smakar skit!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
Questa bibita sa di piscia!
Den här drinken smakar piss!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Questo posto è un cesso!
Det här stället är en håla!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
Questa macchina è un rottame!
Den här bilen är ett vrak!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Il servizio fa cagare!
Den här servicen suger!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
Ci hanno pelato per bene!
Det här är rena rama stölden!
Rudely complaining about a high price
Cazzate!
Det där är rena skitsnacket!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Sei un cretino!
Du är en jubelidiot!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Non sai un cazzo!
Du vet ju inte ett smack!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Levati dalle palle!
Dra åt helvete!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Vediamocela fuori!
Vi kan göra upp om det här utanför!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment