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  • How to say Hello! and Goodbye in South American Spanish!
  • To say please and thank you in South American Spanish!
  • How to say yes and no in South American Spanish!
  • How do you say “My name is ...” in South American Spanish?
  • To translate “I'd like to pay, please.” into South American Spanish?
  • What does “I don't speak South American Spanish” mean?
  • Learn to count to ten in South American Spanish.
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Hello! ¡Hola!
Good morning! (sg/pl) ¡Buenos días!
¡Buenos días!Good morning! (sg/pl)
Hello! (sg/pl) ¡Buenas tardes!
¡Buenas tardes!Hello! (sg/pl)
Good evening! (sg/pl) ¡Buenas noches!
¡Buenas noches!Good evening! (sg/pl)
Good night! See you tomorrow! ¡Buenas noches! ¡Hasta mañana!
¡Buenas noches! ¡Hasta mañana!Good night! See you tomorrow!
Bye! (infml) ¡Chao!/ ¡Adiós!
¡Chao!/ ¡Adiós!Bye! (infml)
Good bye! (fml.) ¡Hasta luego!
¡Hasta luego!Good bye! (fml.)

Important vocabulary

yes si
no no
maybe de pronto
de prontomaybe
Thank you! ¡Gracias!
¡Gracias!Thank you!
You're welcome! (m/f) De nada. Con mucho gusto.
De nada. Con mucho gusto.You're welcome! (m/f)
Excuse me, … (sg/pl) Disculpe, .../ Perdón, ...
Disculpe, .../ Perdón, ...Excuse me, … (sg/pl)
I'm sorry. (m/f) Lo siento.
Lo siento.I'm sorry. (m/f)
I have … / I don't have ... Tengo .../ No tengo (ningún) ...
Tengo .../ No tengo (ningún) ...I have … / I don't have ...
We (don't) have … Tenemos .../ No tenemos (ningún) ...
Tenemos .../ No tenemos (ningún) ...We (don't) have …
There is (no) ... Hay .../ No hay (ningún) ...
Hay .../ No hay (ningún) ...There is (no) ...

Introducing yourself

My name is ... Me llamo ...
Me llamo ...My name is ...
I'm from ... Soy de ...
Soy de ...I'm from ...
I'm ... years old. Tengo ... años.
Tengo ... años.I'm ... years old.
I am married. / I am not married. Soy casado./ No soy casado. Soy casada./ No soy casada.
Soy casado./ No soy casado. Soy casada./ No soy casada.I am married. / I am not married.
I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f) Viajo solo./ No viajo solo. Viajo sola./ No viajo sola.
Viajo solo./ No viajo solo. Viajo sola./ No viajo sola.I am traveling alone. / I am not traveling alone. (m/f)
I'm traveling with ... Viajo con ...
Viajo con ...I'm traveling with ...


I don't speak any Spanish. No hablo español.
No hablo español.I don't speak any Spanish.
I don't understand that. (m/f) No entiendo.
No entiendo.I don't understand that. (m/f)
Do you speak … ? (m/f) ¿Habla usted ...?
¿Habla usted ...?Do you speak … ? (m/f)
Does anyone here speak ... ? ¿Habla alguien ...?
¿Habla alguien ...?Does anyone here speak ... ?
English  Inglés
French  Francés
Could you write that down please. (m/f) Por favor escriba.
Por favor escriba.Could you write that down please. (m/f)
Could you please repeat that. (m/f) Por favor repita.
Por favor repita.Could you please repeat that. (m/f)
Just a moment please. Un momento por favor.
Un momento por favor.Just a moment please.


zero cero
one uno
two dos
three tres
four cuatro
five cinco
six seis
seven siete
eight ocho
nine nueve
ten diez
eleven once
twelve doce
thirteen trece
fourteen catorce
fifteen quince
sixteen dieciséis
seventeen diecisiete
eighteen dieciocho
nineteen diecinueve
twenty veinte
twenty-one veintiuno
thirty treinta
forty cuarenta
fifty cincuenta
sixty sesenta
seventy setenta
eighty ochenta
ninety noventa
one hundred cien
cienone hundred
one thousand mil
milone thousand
one million un millón
un millónone million
some / a couple un par
un parsome / a couple

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