Greetings and everyday expressions.

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Как вы поживаете?

How are you ?

Хорошо, спасибо.

Fine, thanks. Well, thanks.

Так себе.

Fair. So-so. Not bad.

А вы?

And you? (i.e. And how are you?)

Очень хорошо.

Very well.

Как вы поживаете?

How are you?

Как дела?

How's things?

Добрый день.

Good day.

Доброе утро.

Good morning.

Добрый вечер.

Good evening.

До свидания.

 Goodbye. Au revoir.

Спокойной ночи.

 Good night.




Thank you


 Excuse me.

Повторите за мной

Repeat after me.

Ещё раз, пожалуйста.

Again please. Once more, please.

Скажите ещё раз.

Say (it) again.

Это не так.

That's not right.

 Не так.

 Not that way.

Так. Это так.

That way. That's right.

Вы понимаете?

Do you understand ?

Да, я понимаю.

Yes, I understand.

Нет, я не понимаю.

No, I do not understand.

Что вы сказали?

What did you say?

Это лучше.

That's better.

Говорите громче!

Speak louder!

Не так быстро (медленно).

Not so fast (slowly).

Не говорите по-английски!

Don't speak English!

Говорите по-русски!

Speak Russian!

Говорите медленно, пожалуйста

Speak slowly please.

До завтра!

See you tomorrow!

До встречи!

See you later!


You're welcome [response to Спасибо]

Спасибо большое

Thank you very much

Не за что!

Not at all / You're welcome

Благодарю вас.

I'm very grateful to you

Вы очень любезны.

You're very kind


Is it possible / allowed? Can I . . ?

Можно войти?

May I come in?

Можно поговорить с . . .. ?

Can I speak to . . .. ?







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