Slovak Phrases

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Slovak Phrases

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English Slovak Phrases
Greeting
Hi!Ahoj!
Good morning!Dobré ráno!
Good afternoon!Dobrý deň!
Good evening!Dobrý večer!
Welcome! (to greet someone)Vitájte!
Hello my friend!Ahoj
How are you? (friendly)Ako sa máš?
How are you? (polite)Ako sa máte?
I'm fine, thank you!Som v poriadku, ďakujem!
And you? (friendly)A ty?
And you? (polite)A vy?
GoodDobre
Not so goodNie veľmi dobre
Long time no seeDlho sme sa nevideli
I missed youChýbal (to a man), chýbala ( to a woman) si mi
What's new?čo nového?
Nothing newNič nového
Thank you (very much)!Ďakujem (veľmi pekne)!
You're welcome! (for "thank you")Prosím! Nech sa páči!
My pleasureTeší ma
Come in! (or: enter!)Poďte/ (polite) pod´ (friendly) ďalej!
Make yourself at home!Cíťte sa ako doma
Farewell Expressions
Have a nice day!Prajem príjemný deň!
Good night!Dobrú noc!
Good night and sweet dreams!Dobrú noc a príjemné sny!
See you later!Vidíme sa neskôr!
See you soon!Vidíme sa čoskoro!
See you tomorrow!Uvidíme sa zajtra!
Good bye!Do videnia!
Have a good trip!Šťastnú cestu!
I have to goMusím ísť
I will be right back!Hneď´ som tu!
Holidays and Wishes
Good luck!Veľa šťastia!
Happy birthday!Všetko najlepšie k narodeninám!
Happy new year!Šťastný Nový rok!
Merry Christmas!Veselé Vianoce!
Happy Easter!Veselú Veľkú Noc!
Happy Holidays!Veselé sviatky!
Congratulations!Blahoželám! Gratulujem!
Enjoy! (or: bon appetit)Dobrú chuť!
Bless you (when sneezing)Na zdravie!
Best wishes!Všetko najlepšie!
Cheers! (or: to your health)Na zdravie!
Accept my best wishesPrajem Vám (polite) /ti (friendly) všetko najlepšie!
How to Introduce Yourself
What's your name?Ako sa voláš? (friendly)Ako sa voláte(polite)?
My name is (John Doe)Volám sa..
Nice to meet you!Teší ma!
Where are you from?Odkiaľ pochádzate (polite) pochádzaš?(friendly)
I'm from (the U.S/ Slovakia)Ja som zo/z ..
I'm (American/ Slovak)Ja som..
Where do you live?Kde bývate?(polite) Kde bývaš?(friendly)
I live in (the U.S/ Slovakia)Bývam v/na..
Do you like it here?Páči sa Vám (polite) /ti (friendly) tu?
Slovakia is a beautiful countrySlovensko je krásna krajina
What do you do for a living?Čo robíte? Kde pracujete?
I'm a (teacher/ student/ engineer)Ja som (učiteľ / študent / inžinier)
Do you speak (English/ Slovak)?Hovoríte(polite)/hovoríš(friendly) po (slovensky, anglicky)?
Just a littleLen trochu
I like SlovakPáči sa mi slovenčina
I'm trying to learn SlovakSnažím sa učiť po slovensky
It's a hard languageJe to ťažký jazyk
It's an easy languageje to ľahký jazyk
Oh! That's good!O, to je dobre! Skvele!
Can I practice with you?Môžem mať nejakú prax s vami?
I will try my best to learnUrobím všetko aby som sa naučil
How old are you?Koľko máte(polite) /máš (friendly)š rokov?
I'm (twenty one, thirty two) years oldMám (dvadsať jeden, tridsať dva) rokov
It was nice talking to you!Bolo príjemne sa s tebou/vami porozprávať
It was nice meeting you!Tešilo ma!
Mr.../ Mrs. .../ Miss...Pán, pani, slečna
This is my wifeToto je moja manželka
This is my husbandToto je môj manžel
Say hi to Thomas for mePozdravuj Tomáša
Romance and Love Phrases
Are you free tomorrow evening?Si voľná (to a woman)/voľný (to a man) zajtra večer?
I would like to invite you to dinnerChcel (a man)/ chcela (a woman) by som vás pozvať na večeru
You look beautiful! (to a woman)Vyzeráte krásne!
You have a beautiful nameMáš krásne meno
Can you tell me more about you?Môžeš mi povedať viac o sebe?
Are you married?Si ženatý (to a man) /si vydatá (to a woman) ?
I'm singleSom slobodný ( a man)/slobodná (a woman)
I'm marriedSom ženatý (a man) /vydatá (a woman)
Can I have your phone number?Môžem poprosiť vaše telefónne číslo?
Can I have your email?Môžem poprosit vašu e-mailovú adresu?
Do you have any pictures of you?Máš/mate nejakú tvoju/vašu fotografiu?
Do you have children?Máš detí?
Would you like to go for a walk?Chceš/chcete sa prejsť?
I like youMám ťa rád
I love youMilujem ťa / ľúbim ťa
You're very special!Si veľmi neobyčajný (to a man) / neobyčajná (to a woman)
You're very kind!Si velmy láskavý(to a man)/ láskavá (to a woman)
I'm very happySom velmi šťastný ( a man)/ šťastná (a woman)
Would you marry me?Zoberieš si ma? Vydáš sa za mňa?
I'm just kiddingJa len žartujem
I'm seriousMoje srdce hovorí jazykom lásky
My heart speaks the language of love
Solving a Misunderstanding
Sorry! (or: I beg your pardon!)Ospravedlňujem sa!
Sorry (for a mistake)Prepáčte!
No problem!Nie je problém
Can you repeat please?Môžete zopakovať, prosím?
Can you speak slowly?Môžete hovoriť pomaly?
Can you write it down?Môžete si to opísať?
Did you understand what I said?Pochopili ste čo som povedal?
I don't understand!Nerozumiem tomu!
I don't know!Ja neviem!
What's that called in Slovak?Ako to tomu hovorí po slovensky?
What does that word mean in English?Čo znamená toto slovo po anglický?
How do you say "thanks" in Slovak?Ako sa povie "ďakujem", po slovensky?
What is this?čo je to?
My Slovak is badMoja slovenčina nie je dobrá
Don't worry!Nebojte sa!
I agree with youSúhlasím s vami
Is that right?Je to správne?
Is that wrong?Nie je to správne?
What should I say?Čo mám povedať?
I just need to practicePotrebujem prax
Your Slovak is goodVaša/Tvoja slovenčina je dobrá
I have an accentMám prízvuk
You don't have an accentNemáte prízvuk
Asking for Directions
Excuse me! (before asking someone)Prepáčte prosím!
I'm lostSom sa stratil/a
Can you help me?Môžete mi prosím pomôcť?
Can I help you?Môžem vám nejako pomôcť?
I'm not from hereNie som odtiaľto
How can I get to (this place, this city)? Ako sa dostanem do ?
Go straightchoďte priamo
ThenPotom
Turn leftZabočte vľavo
Turn rightZabočte vpravo
Can you show me?Môžete mi ukázať?
I can show you!Môžem vám ukázať!
Come with me!Poďte so mnou!
How long does it take to get there?Ako dlho môže trvať cesta tam?
Downtown (city center)Centrum mesta
Historic center (old city)Historické centrum
It's near hereJe to odtiaľto blízko
It's far from hereJe to odtiaľto ďaleko
Is it within walking distance?Dá sa tam ísť peši?
I'm looking for Mr. SmithHľadám pána Smitha
One moment please!Chvíľočku, prosím
Hold on please! (when on the phone)Vydržte chvíľu, prosím
He is not hereNie je tu
AirportLetisko
Bus stationAutobusová stanica
Train stationVlaková stanica
TaxiTaxík
NearBlízko
FarĎaleko
Emergency Survival Phrases
Help!Pomoc!
Stop!Stop!
Fire!Požiar!
Thief!Zlodej!
Run!Utekaj!
Watch out! (or: be alert!)Dajte si pozor!
Call the police!Zavolajte políciu!
Call a doctor!Zavolajte doktora!
Call the ambulance!Zavolajte záchranku!
Are you okay?Si v poriadku?
I feel sickJe mi zle
I need a doctorPotrebujem lekára
AccidentNehoda
Food poisoningOtrava jedlom
Where is the closest pharmacy?Kde je najbližšia lekáreň?
It hurts hereBolí ma tu
It's urgent!Je to naliehavé/urgentné
Calm down!Upokoj sa!
You will be okay!Budete v poriadku
Can you help me?Môžete mi pomôcť?
Can I help you?Môžem vám nejako pomôcť?
Hotel Restaurant Travel Phrases
I have a reservation (for a room)Mám rezervovanú izbu
Do you have rooms available?Máte voľne izby?
With shower / With bathroomSo sprchou/s kúpeľnou
I would like a non-smoking roomProsím si nefajčiarsku izbu
What is the charge per night?Aká je cena za jednu noc?
I'm here on business /on vacationSom na služobnej ceste/ som na dovolenke
Dirtyšpinavý
Cleančistý
Do you accept credit cards?Beriete kreditne karty?
I'd like to rent a carRád by som si požičal auto
How much will it cost?Koľko to bude stať?
A table for (one / two) please!Stôl pre (jedného, dvoch) prosím!
Is this seat taken?Je toto miesto obsadené?
I'm vegetarianSom vegetarián
I don't eat porkNejem bravčové
I don't drink alcoholNepijem alkohol
What's the name of this dish?Ako sa volá toto jedlo?
Waiter / waitress!čašník, čašnícka
Can we have the check please?účet prosím
It is very delicious!Je veľmi chutné!
I don't like itNepáči sa mi to
Shopping Expressions
How much is this?Koľko je to, koľko to stojí?
I'm just lookingLen sa pozerám
I don't have changeNemám drobné
This is too expensiveje to príliš drahé
Expensivedrahý
Cheaplacný
Daily Expressions
What time is it?Koľko je hodín?
It's 3 o'clockJe tretia hodina
Give me this!Daj mi to
Are you sure?Si si istý?
Take this! (when giving something)Nech sa páči! Tu máš.
It's freezing (weather)Mrzne
It's cold (weather)Zima
It's hot (weather)Horúco
Do you like it?Páči sa ti to
I really like it!Moc sa mi to páči
I'm hungrySom hladný
I'm thirstySom smädný
He is funnyOn je vtipný
In The MorningRáno
In the eveningVečer
At NightV noci
Hurry up!Poponáhľajte sa!
Cuss Words (polite)
This is nonsense! (or: this is craziness)To je nezmysel
My God! (to show amazement)Bože môj
Oh gosh! (when making a mistake)Jáj
It sucks! (or: this is not good)Jáj
What's wrong with you?čo je s tebou?
Are you crazy?Zbláznil/Zbláznila si sa??
Get lost! (or: go away!)zmizni, chod' preč
Leave me alone!Nechaj ma!
I'm not interested!Nemám záujem
Writing a Letter
Dear JohnMilý John
My trip was very niceMôj výlet bol veľmi dobrý
The culture and people were very interestingKultúra a ľudia boli veľmi zaujímavé
I had a good time with youDobre som strávil čas s Vami
I would love to visit your country againChcel by som zase navštíviť vašu/tvoju krajinu
Don't forget to write me back from time to timeNezabúdaj mi občas napísať
Short Expressions and words
GoodDobre
BadZle
So-so (or: not bad not good)tak nejako,
BigVeľký
SmallMalý
TodayDnes
NowTeraz
TomorrowZajtra
YesterdayVčera
YesÁno
NoNie
FastRýchly
SlowPomalý
HotHorúci
ColdHladný
ThisTento
ThatTen
HereTu
ThereTam
Me (ie. Who did this? - Me)ja som
YouTy ( singular) Vy (plural)
HimJeho
HerJej
UsNás
ThemIch
Really?Naozaj
Look!Pozrite sa!
What?Čo?
Where?Kde
Who?Kto
How?Ako
When?Kedy
Why?Prečo
ZeroNula
OneJeden, jedna, jedno
TwoDva, dve, dve
ThreeTri
FourŠtyri
FivePäť
SixŠesť
SevenSedem
EightOsem
NineDeväť
TenDesať

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