Basic Hindi Phrases with Pronunciation

Learn how to say some basic Hindi phrases


Hello/Hi Namaste Namaste
How are you? (formal) Aap kaise hain? Aap kaise hain(nasal)
How are you? (informal) Kya haal hai? /Kaise ho?/sab theek? Kya haal hai/Kaise ho/Sab theek
I’m fine. You? Main theek hoon. Tum? Main theek hoon. Tum
What is your name? (formal) Aapka naam kya hai? Aap-ka naam kya hai
What is your name? (informal) Tumhara naam kya hai? Tum-hara naam kya hai
My name is Peter Mera naam Peter hai. Mera naam Peter hai
Thank you Dhanyavad Dhanya-vaad
Sorry Maaf kijiye Maaf ki-jie
Excuse me Suniye Sunie
See you! Phir milenge Phir milen-ge(nasal)
See you tomorrow Kal milenge Kal milen-ge(nasal)
Let’s go! Chalo Chalo
Yes Haan Haan (nasal)
No Nahi Nahi
Good Accha Acchaa
Great Bahut accha Bahut acchaa
Bad Bura Bura
Okay Theek hai Theek hai
Where are the restrooms? Shauchalay kahan hai? Shauch-alay kahan hai
How much does this cost? Ye kitne ka hai? Ye kit-ne ka hai
How much? Kitna? Kit-naa
Hurry up! Jaldi karo Jal-dee karo
I’m hungry Mujhe bhookh lagi hai Mujhe bhookh lagee hai
I’m thirsty Mujhe pyaas lagi hai Mujhe pyaas lagee hai
I don’t like this Mujhe pasand nahi hai Mujhe pasand nahee hai
I like this Mujhe pasand hai Mujhe pasand hai


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