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General - Essentials

Bana yardımcı olurmusunuz, lütfen?
Μπορείτε να με βοηθήσετε; (Borίte na me voithίsete?)
Asking for help
İngilizce konuşuyor musunuz?
Μιλάτε αγγλικά; (Miláte agliká?)
Asking if a person speaks English
_[dil]_ konuşuyor musunuz?
Μιλάς _[γλώσσα]_; (Milás _[glóssa]_?)
Asking if a person speaks a certain language
_[dil]_ konuşmuyorum.
Δεν μιλώ _[γλώσσα]_. (Den miló _[glóssa]_.)
Clarifying that you don't speak a certain language
Anlamıyorum
Δεν καταλαβαίνω. (Den katalabéno.)
Explaining that you don't understand

General - Conversation

Merhaba!
Γεια σου! (Ya su!)
Standard greeting
Selam!
Γεια! (Ya!)
Informal greeting
Günaydın!
Καλημέρα! (Kaliméra)
Greeting used in the morning
İyi Akşamlar!
Καλησπέρα! (Kalispéra!)
Greeting used in the evening
İyi Geceler!
Καληνύχτα! (Kaliníhta!)
Greeting used when leaving in the evening/night or before going to bed
Nasılsın?
Τι κάνεις; (Ti kánis?)
Polite small talk enquiring about the other person's well-being
İyiyim, teşekkür ederim.
Καλά, ευχαριστώ. (Kalá, efharstó.)
Polite reply to 'How are you?'
Adın ne?
Πώς σε λένε; (Pos se léne?)
Asking the other person's name
Benim adım _.
Το όνομα μου είναι ___. (To ónoma mu íne ___.)
Telling someone your name
Nerelisin?
Από που είσαι; (Apó pu íse?)
Asking about someone's origin
Ben _lıyım.
Είμαι από ___. (Íme apó ___.)
Answering about your origin
Kaç yaşındasın?
Πόσων χρονών είσαι; (Póson hronón íse?)
Asking about someone's age
Ben _ yaşındayım.
Είμαι ___ χρονών. (Íme ___ hronón.)
Answering about your age
Evet
Ναι (Ne)
Positive reply
Hayır
Όχι (Óchi)
Negative reply
Lütfen
Παρακαλώ (Parakaló)
Filler word to add polite touch
Buradan gidin!
Ορίστε! (Oríste!)
Used when giving something to someone
Teşekkür ederim.
Ευχαριστώ. (Efharistó.)
Thanking someone
Çok teşekkür ederim.
Ευχαριστώ πολύ. (Efharistó polí.)
Thanking someone very warmly
Rica ederim.
Παρακαλώ. (Parakaló.)
Politely replying to a 'thank you'
Üzgünüm.
Συγνώμη. (Signómi.)
Apologizing for something
Afedersiniz.
Με συγχωρείτε. (Me sighoríte.)
Getting the attention of someone
Herşey yolunda.
Δεν είναι τίποτα. (Den íne típota.)
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Sorun değil.
Κανένα πρόβλημα. (Kanéna próvlima.)
Replying to an apology if you accept it
Dikkat et!
Προσοχή! (Prosohí!)
Making someone aware of a danger
Acıktım.
Πεινώ. (Pinó.)
Used when feeling hungry
Susadım.
Διψώ. (Dipsó.)
Used when feeling thirsty
Yorgunum.
Είμαι κουρασμένος/η. (Íme kurasménos/i.)
Used when feeling tired
Hastayım.
Είμαι άρρωστος/η. (Íme árostos/i.)
Used when feeling sick
Bilmiyorum.
Δεν ξέρω. (Den xéro.)
You don't know the answer to a question
Seninle tanışmak güzeldi.
Χάρηκα για την γνωριμία. (Xárika ya tin gnorimía.)
Polite good-bye phrase after first meeting
Güle güle!
Αντίο! (Adío!)
Saying farewell

General - Complaints

Bir şikayette bulunmak istiyorum.
Θα ήθελα να κάνω ένα παράπονο. (Tha íthela na káno éna parápono.)
Polite way of starting your complaint
Burada sorumlu kim?
Ποιος είναι ο υπεύθυνος εδώ; (Pios íne o ipéfthinos edó?)
Finding out who is responsible
Bu tamamen kabul edilemez birşey!
Αυτό είναι απολύτως απαράδεκτο! (Aftó íne apolítos aparádekto!)
Strongly expressing your dissatisfaction
Paramı geri istiyorum!
Θέλω τα λεφτά μου πίσω! (Thélo ta leftá mu píso!)
Asking for a refund
Bir saatten fazla bir süredir bekliyoruz.
Περιμένουμε εδώ και μια ώρα. (Periménume edó ke mia óra.)
Complaining about long waiting times

General - Swearing

Bu yemek bok gibi!
Αυτό το φαγητό είναι χάλια! (Avtó to fagitó íne hália!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with your food
Bu içecek çiş gibi!
Αυτό το ποτό είναι χάλια! (Avtó to potó íne hália!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with a drink
Bu yer bok çukuru!
Αυτό το μέρος είναι χάλια! (Avtó to meros íne hália!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with an establishment
Bu araba döküntü!
Αυτό το αυτοκίνητο είναι χάλια! (Avtó to aftokínito íne hália!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with a car
Hizmet berbat!
Η εξυπηρέτηση είναι χάλια! (I exipirétisi íne háya!)
Rude way of showing displeasure with the service
Bu tamamen bir soygun!
Είναι απόλυτη κλεψιά! (Íne apóliti klepsiá)
Rudely complaining about a high price
Bu saçma!
Τι μαλακίες είναι αυτές! (Ti malakíes íne aftés!)
Rude way of showing disbelief in something someone said
Sen aptal bir moronsun!
Είσαι ένας βλάκας ηλίθιος! (Íse énas vlákas ilíthios!)
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her intelligence
Bir bok bilmiyorsun!
Δεν καταλαβαίνεις θεό! (Den katalavénis theó!)
Insulting a person by criticizing his/her knowledge
Siktir git!
Άντε χάσου! (Ánte hasou!)
Rudely telling a person to leave immediately
Hadi bunu dışarda halledelim!
Για έλα να το κανονίσουμε έξω! (Ya éla na to kanonísume éxo!)
Asking a person to fight outside of an establishment