Italian | Phrases - Travel | General

General - Essentials

助けていただけますか?
Può aiutarmi?
Asking for help
英語を話せますか?
Parla inglese?
Asking if a person speaks English
_を話せますか?
Parla _[lingua]_?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
_を私は話せません
Non parlo _[lingua]_.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
分かりません
Non capisco.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

こんにちは
Salve!
Standard greeting
やぁ!
Ciao!
Informal greeting
おはようございます!
Buon giorno!
Greeting used in the morning
こんばんは!
Buona sera!
Greeting used in the evening
おやすみなさい!
Buona notte!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
お元気ですか?
Come va?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
元気です
Bene, grazie.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
お名前はなんですか?
Come ti chiami?
Asking the other person's name
私の名前は_です
Mi chiamo _____.
Telling someone your name
どこから来ましたか?
Da dove vieni?
Asking about someone's origin
_から来ました
Vengo da ____.
Answering about your origin
おいくつですか?
Quanti anni hai?
Asking about someone's age
_歳です
Ho ____ anni.
Answering about your age
はい
Si
Positive reply
いいえ
No
Negative reply
お願いします
Per favore
Filler word to add polite touch
はい、どうぞ!
Ecco qui!
Used when giving something to someone
ありがとうございます
Grazie.
Thanking someone
どうもありがとうございます
Grazie mille.
Thanking someone very warmly
どういたしまして
Prego.
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
ごめんなさい
Mi dispiace.
Apologizing for something
すみません
Mi scusi.
Getting the attention of someone
大丈夫です
Niente.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
問題ないです
Nessun problema.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
気をつけて!
Attenzione!
Making someone aware of a danger
お腹がすきました
Ho fame.
Used when feeling hungry
喉が渇きました
Ho sete.
Used when feeling thirsty
疲れました
Sono stanco.
Used when feeling tired
風邪を引きました
Mi sento poco bene.
Used when feeling sick
分かりません
Non lo so.
You don't know the answer to a question
あなたに会えてよかったです
E' stato un piacere conoscerti.
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
さようなら!
Arrivederci!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

クレームを言いたいと思います
Vorrei fare un reclamo.
Polite way of starting your complaint
責任者はどなたですか?
Chi è il responsabile qui?
Finding out who is responsible
これは非常に受け入れ難いことだ!
E' davvero inammissibile!
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
お金を返してくれ!
Rivoglio indietro i miei soldi!
Asking for a refund
1時間以上私たちは待っています
Stiamo aspettando da più di un'ora.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

この食べ物はとてもまずい!
Questo cibo è una merda!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
この飲み物は小便の味がする!
Questa bibita sa di piscia!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
この場所は糞だ!
Questo posto è un cesso!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
この車は倒壊寸前だ!
Questa macchina è un rottame!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
このサービスは最低だ!
Il servizio fa cagare!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
これは完全なぼったくりだ!
Ci hanno pelato per bene!
Rudely complaining about a high price
これはでたらめだ!
Cazzate!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
お前は馬鹿な奴だ!
Sei un cretino!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
お前は何も知らない!
Non sai un cazzo!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
うせろ!
Levati dalle palle!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
外でケリつけようぜ!
Vediamocela fuori!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment