Learn Turkish in ten minutes

When you are in Turkey, it can be very useful to know a few Turkish words.This immediately creates a direct contact with the local people. Here are some words and sentences that will help you to communicate in the beautiful city Izmir.

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Greetings

Hello : Merhaba

How are you? : Nasilsiniz?

What’s your name? : Adin ne?

My name is.. : Benim adim

See you : Görüsürüz

Good bye : Gule Gule

Most used

Yes : Evet

No: Hayir

Thank you : Tesekkurler

Please : Lütfen

No Problem : Sorun degil

Excuse me : Pardon

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Added by Katrien Anthonis.

‘tamam’ = okay

‘biraz’ = a little bit

Seni seviyorum = I love you

‘aferin’ = well done

‘aşkım’ = baby, darling

‘iyi akşamlar’ = good evening

Questions

What : Ne?

When : Ne zaman

Who : Kim

How Much? : Kac?

What is the price? : Ne Kadar?

Food and drinks:

Can you recommend something? : Ne onerirsiniz

What is this? : Bu Nedir

I want… : Istiyorum

Have a nice meal : Afiyet olsun

The bill please : Hesap Lütfen

Breakfast : Kahvalti

Salad : Salata

Chicken : Tavuk

Fish : Balik

Beer : Bira

Water : Su

Numbers

1 : Bir

2 : Iki

3 : Üc

4 : Dört

5 : Bes

6 : Alti

7 : Yedi

8 : Sekiz

9 : Dokuz

10 : On

11 : On bir

5 comments

  1. Wow, this is really useful. I would definately add:
    ‘tamam’ = okay
    ‘biraz’ = a little bit
    Seni seviyorum = I love you
    ‘aferin’ = well done
    ‘aşkım’ = baby, darling
    ‘iyi akşamlar’ = good evening

  2. These words are very important in Turkey:
    piç, orospu, orospu çocuğu, fillo de puta, memeler,am and falalo ti?

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