Learn Romanian – a quick language guide

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The following text is taken from the excellent BrasovTravelGuide.ro website.

Travel Dictionary

English – Romanian
Good morning !
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Buna dimineata !
Good evening !
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Buna seara !
Good afternoon !
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Buna ziua !
Who ?
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Cine ?
How much is it ?
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Cat costa ?
What time is it ?
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Cat este ceasul ?
Yes.
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Da.
No.
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Nu.
Good bye !
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La revedere !
Thank you !
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Multumesc !
Good night !
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Noapte buna !
I don’t understand.
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Nu inteleg.
I don’t know.
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Nu stiu.
I can’t.
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Nu pot.
Come in!
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Poftiti!
I am a ( an ) …
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Sunt …
I am American.
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Sunt american.
Please !
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Va rog !
Please Miss !
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Va rog, doamna !
Yes, Sir (Miss)
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Da, domnule (doamna)
This way, please.
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Pe aici, va rog!
Attention !
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Atentie !
Sorry ?
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Poftim ?
Can I help you ?
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Pot sa va ajut ?
Could you tell me …?
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Ati putea sa-mi spuneti…?
Excuse me …
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Nu va suparati …
I am sorry!
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Scuzati-ma!
Will you please tell me …
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Va rog sa-mi spuneti …
May I …
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Imi dati voie …
Excuse my troubling you …
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Ma scuzati ca va deranjez …
Sit down, please.
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Luati loc va rog.
What is your name ?
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Cum va numiti ?
My name is …
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Ma numesc …
Will you be so kind to …
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Sunteti amabil sa …
I beg you.
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Va rog foarte mult.
Will you please speak louder.
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Va rog sa vorbiti mai tare.
Will you please speak slowly.
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Va rog sa vorbiti mai rar.
Can you tell me please …
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Sunteti amabil sa-mi spuneti …
Please repeate.
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Va rog sa repetati.
Please write it down.
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Va rog sa scrieti.
I would like to speak to the manager.
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As vrea sa vorbesc cu directorul.
Whom should I see about it ?
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Cui sa ma adresez in aceasta problema ?
Will you please call the ambulance !
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Chemati va rog salvarea !
Where is the police station ?
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Unde este politia ?
All right.
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Bine.
I agree !
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Sunt de acord !
It isn’t true.
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Nu este adevarat.
I don’t know what you mean.
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Nu stiu despre ce este vorba.
I am sorry I have to leave.
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Va rog sa ma scuzati trebuie sa plec.
I am to blame.
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A fost vina mea.
Really ?
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Adevarat ?
I wouldn’t like to get into trouble.
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Nu as vrea sa am vreo neplacere.
Will you please show me ….
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Va rog sa-mi aratati …
Can I have a look ?
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Pot sa ma uit ?
Cheap !
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Ieftin !
Expensive !
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Scump !
Colours – Culori
White
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Alb
Blue
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Albastru
Yellow
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Galben
Gray
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Gri
Black
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Negru
Red
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Rosu
Green
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Verde
The Days of the Week – Zilele saptaminii
Monday
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Luni
Tuesday
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Marti
Wednesday
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Miercuri
Thursday
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Joi
Friday
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Vineri
Saturday
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Sambata
Sunday
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Duminica
The Months of the Year – Lunile anului
January
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Ianuarie
February
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Februarie
March
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Martie
April
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Aprilie
May
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Mai
June
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Iunie
July
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Iulie
August
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August
September
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Septembrie
October
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Octombrie
November
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Noiembrie
December
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Decembrie
Seasons – Anotimpuri
Spring
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Primavara
Summer
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Vara
Autumn
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Toamna
Winter
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Iarna
Meals – Masa
I am hungry.
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Mi-e foame.
I am thirsty.
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Mi-e sete.
What time are we going to have lunch?
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La ce ora mincam?
Where can one get good and cheap food?
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Unde se poate minca bine si ieftin?
Fork
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Furculita
Knife
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Cutit
Spoon
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Lingura
Teaspoon
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Lingurita
Dinner plate
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Farfurie adinca
Glass
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Pahar
Napkin
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Servetel
Mustard
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Mustar
Salt cellar
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Solnita
Sugar
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Zahar
Corkscrew
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Tirbuson
Bottle
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Sticla
Restaurant
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Restaurant
Broth
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Ciorba
Soup
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Supa
Fish
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Peste
Roast
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Friptura
Salad
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Salata
Cake
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Prajitura
Wine
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Vin
Beer
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Bere
Brandy
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Coniac
Whisky
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Whisky
Coffee
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Cafea
Numerals – Numerale
One
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Unu
Two
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Doi
Three
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Trei
Four
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Patru
Five
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Cinci
Six
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Sase
Seven
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Sapte
Eight
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Opt
Nine
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Noua
Ten
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Zece
Eleven
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Unsprezece
Twelve
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Douasprezece
Thirteen
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Treisprezece
Fourteen
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Paisprezece
Fifteen
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Cincisprezece
Sixteen
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Saisprezece
Seventeen
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Saptesprezece
Eighteen
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Optsprezece
Nineteen
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Nouasprezece
Twenty
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Doazeci
Twenty-one
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Douazeci si unu
Thirty
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Treizeci
Fourty
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Patruzeci
Fifty
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Cincizeci
Sixty
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Saizeci
Seventy
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Saptezeci
Eighty
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Optzeci
Ninety
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Nouazeci
One hundred
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O suta
One thousand
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O mie
One million
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Un milion
How many times?
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De cate ori?
Once
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O data
Twice
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De doua ori
Which?
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Al catelea?
The first
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Primul, prima
The second
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Al doilea, a doua
The third
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Al treilea, a treia
Position. Direction – Pozitie. Directie
Where?
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Unde?
Here.
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Aici.
There.
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Acolo.
Up.
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Sus.
Down.
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Jos.
Across the street.
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Vizavi ( de ).
On the right.
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La dreapta.
On the left.
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La stanga .
Ahead.
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Inainte.
Behind.
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Inapoi.
In front.
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In fata.
Backside.
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In spate.
Shopping – Cumparaturi
Where could I buy … ?
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De unde as putea sa cumpar … ?
I would like to try it on.
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As vrea sa probez.
Have you got some other brands?
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Mai aveti si alte modele?
My size is …
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Port numarul …
It is too large / small for me.
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Imi este prea mare / mic.
I think I’ll buy it.
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Cred ca o sa cumpar asta.
How much is it?
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Cat costa?
Can you show me something cheeper?
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Puteti sa-mi aratati ceva mai ieftin?
Buying food – Produse alimentare
Sausages
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Mezeluri
Meat
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Carne
Ham
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Sunca
Salami
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Salam
Small sausages
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Carnaciori
Vienna sausages
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Cremvursti
Vanilla
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Vanilie
At the Tobacco store – La tutungerie
I would like a lighter.
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As dori o bricheta.
I would like some matches.
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As dori chibrituri.
I would like pipe tobacco.
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As dori tutun de pipa.
Do you have cigarettes?
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Aveti tigari?
Footwear. Clothing – Incaltaminte. Imbracaminte
These shoes are too small / big.
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Acesti pantofi sunt prea mici / mari.
I would like a shirt.
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As vrea sa cumpar o camasa.
I would like to buy …
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Vreau sa cumpar …
Terylene
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Tergal
Cotton
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Bumbac
Silk
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Matase
Linen
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In
Printed calico
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Stamba
Velvet
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Catifea
Wool
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Lina
Where is the mirror?
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Unde este oglinda?
May I try it on?
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Pot sa o probez?
It is not my size.
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Nu mi se potriveste masura.
Sports equipement – Articole sportive
Air bed
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Saltea pneumatica
Sleeping bag
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Sac de dormit
Portable gas cooker
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Aragaz de voiaj
Folding table
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Masuta plianta
Folding stools
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Scaun pliant
Rucksack
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Rucsac
Time – Timpul
When?
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Cand?
Today
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Astazi
Tomorrow
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Maine
The day after tomorrow
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Poimiine
Yesterday
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Ieri
The day before yesterday
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Alaltaieri
This morning
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Azi dimineata
This afternoon
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Azi dupa amiaza
Last night
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Aseara
Now
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Acum
Tonight
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Diseara
Late
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Tarziu
Early
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Devreme
In the morning
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Dimineata
At noon
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La pranz
In the evening
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Seara
In an hour
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Peste o ora
In half an hour
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Peste o jumatate de ora
In a quarter of an hour
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Intr-un sfert de ora
In two days
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Peste doua zile
In a week
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Peste o saptamana
In a month
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Peste o luna
From… to…
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Intre orele…. si…
Next
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Urmator, urmatoare
Year
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An
Month
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Luna
Week
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Saptamina
Day
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Zi
At once
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Imediat
What time it is?
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Cat e ceasul?
In town – Prin oras
I don’t know the town.
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Nu cunosc orasul.
Where could I get a map of the town.
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De unde as putea sa iau o harta a orasului?
Tram
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Tramvai
Bus
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Autobuz
Trolley-bus
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Troleibuz
Square
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Piata
Bridge
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Pod
Where is the bus station ?
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Unde este statia de autobuz ?
Can I get here the bus for
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Pot sa iau de aici autobuzul spre …
Where should I get off ?
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Unde trebuie sa cobor ?
Traveling by taxi – Calatoria cu taxiul
How much do you charge up to…
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Cat costa pina la …
Will you please take me to this address.
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Duceti-ma va rog la aceasta adresa.
Will you stop here please.
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Opriti va rog aici.
Taveling by plane – Calatoria cu avionul
I would like a ticket to.
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Va rog un bilet pina la…
What time do I have to be at the airport ?
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La ce ora trebuie sa fiu la aeroport ?
When does the plane take off/land ?
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Cand decoleaza /aterizeaza avionul ?
How far is the airport from…?
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Cat de departe este aeroportul de…?
I don’t feel very good.
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Nu ma simt bine.
Traveling by boat – Calatoria cu vaporul
When does the boat leave for ?
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Cand pleaca vaporul inspre…?
Where are the ports of the call ?
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Unde face escala vaporul ?
What pier do we leave from ?
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De la ce chei pornim ?
What bus will take me there ?
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Cu ce autobuz ajung acolo ?
What time are we to go on the boat ?
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La ce ora este imbarcarea ?
Traveling by train – Calatoria cu trenul
What train should I take to get to…?
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Cu ce tren pot sa jung la…?
Is there a through train to…?
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Am tren direct pina la…?
Could you help me find…?
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Puteti sa ma ajutati sa gasesc…?
The left luggage room
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Biroul de bagaje
Biroul de informatii
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The information desk
The booking office
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Casa de bilete
Platform number
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Peronul numarul
What time does the train leave/arrive ?
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La ce ora pleaca/soseste trenul ?
Train ticket
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Bilet de tren
I would like a ticket for…
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Vreau un bilet la…
I would like a ticket for the slow train
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Vreau un bilet la personal.
I would like a ticket for the fast train
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Vreau un bilet la accelerat.
First class
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Clasa intai
Second-class
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Clasa a doua
How much is the ticket ?
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Cat costa biletul ?
Do children pay half fare ?
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Ce reducere se face pentru copii ?
Where is the left-luggage office ?
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Unde este biroul de bagaje ?
Is there a vacant seat here ?
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Mai este vreun loc liber aici ?
Do you happen to have a time table ?
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Aveti cumva un mers al trenurilor ?
Does this train stop at …?
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Acest tren opreste la … ?
Is there a dining car on this train ?
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Acest tren are vagon restaurant ?
What station is this ?
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Ce gara este aceasta?
What time do we get at … ?
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La ce ora sosim la … ?
Where is the exit ?
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Unde este iesirea ?
On the trip – In excursie
We’re off to the mountains
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Plecam pe munte.
Here is a tourist map.
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Iata o harta turistica.
We shall sleep in tents.
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O sa dormim in cort.
How long will it take us to reach the top ?
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In cat timp ajungem in virf ?
How long will it take us to reach the chalet ?
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In cat timp ajungem la cabana ?
Crossing the border – La frontiera
I have visa for one month.
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Am viza pe o luna.
I have come as a tourist.
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Am venit ca turist.
I would like to have my visa extended.
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As dori sa-mi prelungesc viza.
Where is the luggage checked ?
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Unde se controleaza bagajele ?
This is my luggage.
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Acestea sunt bagajele mele.
Where can I exchange some money ?
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Unde pot schimba bani ?
I would like to exchange this money.
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Va rog sa-mi schimbati acesti bani.
Weather – Vremea
Cold
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Frig
Hot
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Cald
Windy
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Vant
Chill
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Racoare
Foggy
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Ceata
The weather is fine/bad
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Vremea este frumoasa/urita
It’s raining
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Ploua
It’s sunny
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E soare
It’s snowing
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Ninge
The wind is blowing
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Bate vantul

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