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Useful Phrases

You don’t have to be bilingual when visiting a new country, but a few words in the local language are always useful to help break the ice and show respect for the local culture.

Paris Eiffel Tower

Useful Phrases in French

Parlez vous français? Here are some useful French words and phrases to help you get along when travelling.
Palacio de Comunicaciones, Madrid

Useful Phrases in Spanish

¿Hablas español? / Do you speak Spanish? Here are some useful Spanish words and phrases to help you get along when travelling.
Botswana woman and children

Botswana: Useful Phrases in Tswana

Although English is widely spoken in Botswana, a few words in the local lingo of Tswana (Setswana) won't go amiss.
Zambia women

Zambia: Useful Phrases in Nyanja

English may be the offical language in Zambia, but these useful phrases in Nyanja will garner no end of respect.

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