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Hello! Hallo!
Good morning! (sg/pl) Goedemorgen!
Goedemorgen!Good morning! (sg/pl)
Hello! (sg/pl) Goedendag!
Goedendag!Hello! (sg/pl)
Good evening! (sg/pl) Goedenavond!
Goedenavond!Good evening! (sg/pl)
Good night! (sg/pl) Goedenacht!
Goedenacht!Good night! (sg/pl)
Bye! (infml) Dag!
Dag!Bye! (infml)
Good bye! (fml.) Tot ziens!
Tot ziens!Good bye! (fml.)

Important vocabulary

yes ja
no nee
maybe misschien
OK ok
Thank you! Bedankt!
Bedankt!Thank you!
You're welcome! (m/f) Graag gedaan!
Graag gedaan!You're welcome! (m/f)
Excuse me, … (sg/pl) Sorry, ...
Sorry, ...Excuse me, … (sg/pl)
I'm sorry. (m/f) Het spijt me.
Het spijt me.I'm sorry. (m/f)
I have … / I don't have ... Ik heb ... / Ik heb geen ...
Ik heb ...
Ik heb geen ...
I have … / I don't have ...
We (don't) have … Wij hebben ... / Wij hebben geen ...
Wij hebben ...
Wij hebben geen ...
We (don't) have …
There is (no) ... Er is ... (Er is geen ...) / Er zijn ... (Er zijn geen ...)
Er is ... (Er is geen ...)
Er zijn ... (Er zijn geen ...)
There is (no) ...

Introducing yourself

My name is ... Ik heet ...
Ik heet ...My name is ...
I'm from ... Ik kom ...
Ik kom ...I'm from ...
I'm ... years old. Ik ben ... jaar.
Ik ben ... jaar.I'm ... years old.
I am married. / I am not married. Ik ben getrouwd. / Ik ben nietgetrouwd.
Ik ben getrouwd.
Ik ben nietgetrouwd.
I am married. / I am not married.
I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f) Ik reis alleen. / Ik reis niet alleen.
Ik reis alleen.
Ik reis niet alleen.
I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f)
I'm traveling with ... Ik reis samen met ...
Ik reis samen met ...I'm traveling with ...


I don't speak any Dutch. Ik spreek geen Nederlands.
Ik spreek geen Nederlands.I don't speak any Dutch.
I don't understand that. (m/f) Dat begrijp ik niet.
Dat begrijp ik niet.I don't understand that. (m/f)
Do you speak … ? (m/f) Spreekt u ...?
Spreekt u ...?Do you speak … ? (m/f)
Does anyone here speak ... ? Spreekt hier iemand ...?
Spreekt hier iemand ...?Does anyone here speak ... ?
English Engels
French Frans
Could you write that down please. (m/f) Kunt u dat alstublieft opschrijven?
Kunt u dat alstublieft opschrijven?Could you write that down please. (m/f)
Could you please repeat that. (m/f) Kunt u dat alsublieft herhalen?
Kunt u dat alsublieft herhalen?Could you please repeat that. (m/f)
Just a moment please. Eén moment alstublieft.
Eén moment alstublieft.Just a moment please.


zero nul
one één
two twee
three drie
four vier
five vijf
six zes
seven zeven
eight acht
nine negen
ten tien
eleven elf
twelve twaalf
thirteen dertien
fourteen veertien
fifteen vijftien
sixteen zestien
seventeen zeventien
eighteen achttien
nineteen negentien
twenty twintig
twenty-one éénentwintig
thirty dertig
forty veertig
fifty vijftig
sixty zestig
seventy zeventig
eighty tachtig
ninety negentig
one hundred honderd
honderdone hundred
one thousand duizend
duizendone thousand
one million één miljoen
één miljoenone million
some / a couple een paar
een paarsome / a couple

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