Visiting a foreign land usually comes with the difficulties of a foreign language and if you’re not Greek, this is the case. A tricky language to master but we’ve listed a few simple Greek phrases of the language of the Gods below to whet your appetite.
Some are simple phrases and some could get you out of a tricky situation, so have some fun trying to remember a few! (If I don’t point, wave and speak louder than you usually do)
Simple Greek Phrases
|Thank you very much||Efharisto’ poli’|
|Good afternoon||Kalo’ mesime’ri|
|I do not understand||Den katalave’no|
|What is your name?||Pos se le’ne?|
|Nice to meet you||He’ro poli’|
|How are you?||Ti ka’nete?|
|So so||E’tsi ke e’tsi|
|Where is the bathroom?/Where is the toilet?||Pu’ i’ne i tuale’ta?|
|Do you speak English||Milas Anglika?|
We’ll be continuing to add more and more Greek phrases. We like to think it’s always nice to at least try and speak a countries language when you visit. If you feel we’re missing out on a phrase or two, feel free to get in touch on our contact page – here.