LANGUAGE

The official languages of Israel are Arabic and Hebrew.

BASIC PHRASES (ARABIC)

ENGLISH ARABIC PRONUNCIATION
Hi Salam
Goodbye Ma'a salama
How are you? Kaifa haloka/ haloki (female)
Thank You (Very Much) Shokran (jazeelan)
Excuse Me ... ( to ask for something) Men fathlek/ fathleki (female) (th as in that)
Do You Speak (English/ Arabic)? Hal tatakallamu alloghah alenjleziah/ alarabiah?
My Name Is …. Esmee…
I Don't Understand La afham
Yes/ No Na'am/ Laa

BASIC PHRASES (HEBREW)

ENGLISH HEBREW PRONUNCIATION
Hello shalom
Goodbye le'hitra'ot
Yes ken
No lo
Please be'vakasha
Excuse me s'leecha
Thanks a lot toda raba
What is your name? ma shemcha (masc) / sh'meich (fem)?
My name is... sh'mee
How are you? ma sh'lomcha / sh'lomeich?
I do not understand. ani lo mevin (masc.)/ ani lo mevinah (fem.)
Do you speak English? atah/ at (fem) medaber/it (fem) anglit

Do you have...?

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