An Introduction To Turkish

Turkish Language Essentials for your stay

Most of you probably already know at least one Turkish word.. Kebab..!
To learn some more of the basics to help you during your stay you can use the following list with English "pronounciation".

Useful Phrases

English Turkish Pronounciation
HelloMerhabaMare-haba
Nice to Meet YouMemnun OldumMem-nun Ol-dum
WelcomeHos geldinizHosh Geld-in-iz
Welcome (Reply)Hos BuldukHosh Bull-dock
YesEvetEv-et
NoHayirHigh-er
Thank YouTesekkür ederimTeshek-kur Eder-im
ThanksSagolSaarl
No ThanksYok SagolYok Saarl
You're welcome/My pleasureRica ederimRica Eder-im
PleaseLutfenLut-fen
Excuse MePardonPardon
How Are YouNasilsinNass-il-sin
How Are You / Whats UpNaberNar-ber
I'm FineIyiyimeeeem
Do You Speak EnglishIngilizce biliyor musunInglez-jay Bill-ior Moo-sun
I understandAnliyorumAn-lee-orum
I don’t understandAnlamiyorumAn-lam-ee-orum
I knowBiliyorumBill-ee-orum
I don’t knowBilmiyorumBill-mee-orum
Bless YouÇok yasaChock-Yasha
TeaCayChai
CoffeeKahveCar-Vay
BeerBiraBeer-a
How MuchKaç ParaCatch Para

Numbers

English Turkish Pronounciation
0sifirSif-ear
1birBeer (Beer Beera Lutfen)
2ikiIcky
3üçOoch
4dörtDirt
5besBesh
6altiAl-ter
7yediYeddi
8sekizSek-iz
9dokuzDoc-us
10onOn
11on birOn Beer
12on ikiOn Icky
13on üçOn Ooch
14on dörtOn Dirt
15on besOn Besh
16on altiOn Al-ter
17on yediOn Yeddi
18on sekizOn Sek-iz
19on dokuzOn Doc-us
20yirmiYear-me
30otuzOtt-Us
40kirkKirk
50elliEllie
60altmisAlt-mish
70yetmisYet-mish
80seksenSek-sen
90doksanDoc-san
100yüzYuz
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