German | Phrases - Travel | General

General - Essentials

Bana yardımcı olurmusunuz, lütfen?
Können Sie mir bitte helfen?
Asking for help
İngilizce konuşuyor musunuz?
Sprechen Sie Englisch?
Asking if a person speaks English
_[dil]_ konuşuyor musunuz?
Sprechen Sie _[Sprache]_?
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
_[dil]_ konuşmuyorum.
Ich spreche kein _[Sprache]_.
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Anlamıyorum
Das verstehe ich nicht.
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Merhaba!
Hallo!
Standard greeting
Selam!
Hi!
Informal greeting
Günaydın!
Guten Morgen!
Greeting used in the morning
İyi Akşamlar!
Guten Abend!
Greeting used in the evening
İyi Geceler!
Gute Nacht!
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Nasılsın?
Wie geht es Dir?
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
İyiyim, teşekkür ederim.
Gut, danke.
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Adın ne?
Wie heißt du?
Asking the other person's name
Benim adım _.
Mein Name ist___.
Telling someone your name
Nerelisin?
Woher kommst Du?
Asking about someone's origin
Ben _lıyım.
Ich bin aus___.
Answering about your origin
Kaç yaşındasın?
Wie alt bist du?
Asking about someone's age
Ben _ yaşındayım.
Ich bin___Jahre alt.
Answering about your age
Evet
Ja
Positive reply
Hayır
Nein
Negative reply
Lütfen
Bitte
Filler word to add polite touch
Buradan gidin!
Bitteschön!
Used when giving something to someone
Teşekkür ederim.
Danke.
Thanking someone
Çok teşekkür ederim.
Vielen Dank.
Thanking someone very warmly
Rica ederim.
Gern geschehen.
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Üzgünüm.
Es tut mir Leid.
Apologizing for something
Afedersiniz.
Entschuldigung.
Getting the attention of someone
Herşey yolunda.
Schon gut.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Sorun değil.
Kein Problem.
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Dikkat et!
Aufpassen!
Making someone aware of a danger
Acıktım.
Ich habe Hunger.
Used when feeling hungry
Susadım.
Ich habe Durst.
Used when feeling thirsty
Yorgunum.
Ich bin müde.
Used when feeling tired
Hastayım.
Ich bin krank.
Used when feeling sick
Bilmiyorum.
Ich weiß nicht.
You don't know the answer to a question
Seninle tanışmak güzeldi.
Es war nett, Sie kennenzulernen.
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Güle güle!
Auf Wiedersehen!
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Bir şikayette bulunmak istiyorum.
Ich möchte mich beschweren.
Polite way of starting your complaint
Burada sorumlu kim?
Wer ist hier der Verantwortliche?
Finding out who is responsible
Bu tamamen kabul edilemez birşey!
Das ist wirklich inakzeptabel.
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Paramı geri istiyorum!
Ich will mein Geld zurück!
Asking for a refund
Bir saatten fazla bir süredir bekliyoruz.
Wir warten seit über einer Stunde.
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Bu yemek bok gibi!
Dieses Essen schmeckt scheiße!
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
Bu içecek çiş gibi!
Dieses Getränk schmeckt wie Pisse!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Bu yer bok çukuru!
Dieser Ort ist ein Drecksloch!
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
Bu araba döküntü!
Dieses Auto ist Schrott!
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Hizmet berbat!
Die Bedienung ist eine Katastrophe!
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
Bu tamamen bir soygun!
Das ist eine totale Abzocke!
Rudely complaining about a high price
Bu saçma!
Das ist doch Blödsinn!
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Sen aptal bir moronsun!
Du bist ein Vollidiot!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Bir bok bilmiyorsun!
Du verstehst einen Dreck davon!
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Siktir git!
Verpiss dich!
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Hadi bunu dışarda halledelim!
Lass uns das draußen regeln!
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment