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  • English Greetings

    Maltese Greetings:

    Good morning!

    L-ghodwa t-tajba/ Bongu

    Good evening!

    Wara nofs inhar it-tajjeb

    Welcome! (to greet someone)

    Merhba

    How are you?

    Kif int?

    I'm fine, thanks!

    Tajjeb, grazzi!

    And you?

    U int?

    Good/ So-So.

    Tajjeb/ Imsomma

    Thank you (very much)!

    Grazzi (hafna)

    You're welcome! (for "thank you")

    Ta' xejn.

    Hey! Friend!

    Aw! Habib!

    I missed you so much!

    Immissjajtek hafna!

    What's new?

    X' hemm gdid?

    Nothing much

    Xejn specjali

    Good night!

    Il-lejl it-tajjeb!

    See you later!

    Narak iktar tard!

    Good bye!

    Caw!

    Asking for Help and Directions

    ...

    I'm lost

    Intlift

    Can I help you?

    Nista nghinek?

    Can you help me?

    Tista tghini?

    Where is the (bathroom/ pharmacy)?

    Fejn (hu l-banju/ hi l-ispizerija)?

    Go straight! then turn left/ right!

    Ibqa sejjer dritt! Dur xellug/ lemin

    I'm looking for john.

    Qieghed infittex lil John

    One moment please!

    Mument, jekk joghgbok

    Hold on please! (phone)

    Zomm il-linja jekk joghgbok

    How much is this?

    Kemm jiswa dan?

    Excuse me ...! (to ask for something)

    Skuzi...!

    Excuse me! ( to pass by)

    Skuzi!

    Come with me!

    Ejja mieghi!

    How to Introduce Yourself

    ...

    Do you speak (English/ Maltese)?

    Titkellem (bl-Ingliz/ bil-Malti)?

    Just a little.

    Ftit.

    What's your name?

    X' jismek?

    My name is ...

    Jien jisimni ...

    Mr.../ Mrs..../ Miss...

    Sur../Sinjura.../Sinjorina.../

    Nice to meet you!

    Ghandi pjacir!

    You're very kind!

    Int gentili!

    Where are you from?

    Minn fejn int?

    I'm from (the U.S/ Malta)

    Jien minn (l-Amerika/ Malta)

    I'm (American)

    Jien Amerikan

    Where do you live?

    Fejn toqghod?

    I live in (the U.S/ Malta)

    Noqghod (l-Amerika/ Malta)

    Did you like it here?

    Ghogbok hawn?

    Malta is a wonderful country

    Malta pajjiz sabih hafna.

    What do you do for a living?

    X' taghmel fil-hajja?

    I work as a (translator/ businessman)

    Nahdem bhala (translator/ negozjant)

    I like Maltese

    Inhobb il-Malti

    I've been learning Maltese for 1 month

    Ilni nitghallem il-Malti ghal xahar

    Oh! That's good!

    Isa! Tajjeb!

    How old are you?

    Kemm ghandek zmien?

    I'm (twenty, thirty...) years old.

    Ghandi (ghoxrin, tletin..) sena.

    I have to go

    Ha jkolli mmur

    I will be right back!

    Ha nerga nigi

    Wish Someone Something

    ...

    Good luck!

    Good Luck!

    Happy birthday!

    Happy Birthday!

    Happy new year!

    Is-sena t-tajba

    Merry Christmas!

    Il-Milied it-tajjeb

    Congratulations!

    Prosit!

    Enjoy! (for meals...)

    Gawdi!

    I'd like to visit Malta one day

    Nixtieq inzur Malta xi darba.

    Say hi to John for me

    Sellili ghal John

    Bless you (when sneezing)

    Evviva

    Good night and sweet dreams!

    Il-lejl it-tajjeb u ohlom sabih

    Solving a Misunderstanding

    ...

    I'm Sorry! (if you don't hear something)

    Skuzi!

    Sorry (for a mistake)

    Skuzani

    No Problem!

    Mhux problema

    Can You Say It Again?

    Tista terga tirrepeti?

    Can You Speak Slowly?

    Tista titkellem bilmod?

    Write It Down Please!

    Iktibha jekk joghgbok

    I Don't Understand!

    Mhux nifhem!

    I Don't Know!

    Ma nafx!

    I Have No Idea.

    M' ghandix idea.

    What's That Called In Maltese?

    Kif tghidha bil-Malti?

    What Does "gato" Mean In English?

    Xi tfisser "lingua" bl-ingliz?

    How Do You Say "Please" In Maltese?

    Kif tghid "please" bil-Malti?

    What Is This?

    Dan x' inhu?

    My Maltese is bad.

    Il-Malti tieghi huwa hazing

    I need to practice my Maltese

    Ghandi bzonn nipprattika l-Malti

    Don't worry!

    Tinkwietax

    Maltese Expressions and Words

    ...

    Good/ Bad/ So-So.

    Tajjeb/ Hazin/ Imsomma

    Big/ Small

    Kbir/ zghir

    Today/ Now

    Illum/ Issa

    Tomorrow/ Yesterday

    Ghada/ Ilbierah

    Yes/ No

    Iva/ le

    Here you go! (when giving something)

    Ha!

    Do you like it?

    Ghogbok?

    I really like it!

    Ghogbitni hafna!

    I'm hungry/ thirsty.

    Ghandi l-guh/ Ghandi l-ghatx

    In The Morning/ Evening/ At Night.

    Filghodu/ Filghaxija/ Bil-lejl

    This/ That. Here/There

    Din/ Dak. Hawn/ hemm

    Me/ You. Him/ Her.

    Jien/ Int. Hu/ Hi

    Really!

    Vera!

    Look!

    Ara!

    Hurry up!

    Aghggel!

    What? Where?

    Xiex? Fejn?

    What time is it?

    X' hin hu?

    It's 10 o'clock. 07:30pm.

    L-ghaxra. Is-sebgha u nofs ta' filghaxija.

    Give me this!

    Tini dan!

    I love you!

    Inhobbok!

    I feel sick.

    Ma niflahx

    I need a doctor

    Ghandi bzonn tabib

    One, Two, Three

    Wiehed, tnejn, tlieta

    Four, Five, Six

    erbgha, hamsa, sitta,

    Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten

    sebgha, tmienja, disgha, ghaxra

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