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Survival Kit

Important vocabulary and phrases for a basic communication:

Evet. = Yes.

Hayır. = No.

Tamam. = Okay.

Affedersin(iz). = Excuse me (plural/polite form) please.

Pardon. = Sorry.

(Çok) Teşekkür ederim. = Thank you (very much).

Sağ ol(un). = Thank you (plural/polite form).

Bir şey değil. = You're welcome.

Lütfen. = Please. (when asking for something)
Buyurun. = Here you are. (when passing something)

... istiyorum. = I want...

Anlamıyorum. = I don't understand.

Tuvalet nerede? = Where is the rest room?

Üzgünüm, Türkçe konuşmuyorum. =I'm sorry, I don't speak Turkish.

Lütfen beni rahat bırak(ın). = Please leave me alone (plural/polite form).

İmdat! = Help!

turizm bürosu = tourist information
havaalanı or havalimanı = the airport
şehir merkezi = the city centre
dikkat = Attention!
su = water
ekmek = bread
plaj = beach
buz = ice (for cooling, not the ice cream, this would be dondurma)

And finally the mabe most important phrase:
İki bira lütfen. = Two beers please!

 
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