Hello – Cześć
Hey – Hej
And phonetic below …
Good Morning/afternoon – Dzień Dobry – Jen Do bra
Good Evening – Dobry Wieczór – Do bray veeaychur
Whats up – Co tam słychać / Jak Leci – yak lay chee
Everythings ok – Wszystko w porządku – fshistko porzh ont ku
Nothing new – Nic Nowego – Neets nov-a-go
How are you feeling – Jak się czujesz – yak shim chew-yesh
Kochanie – Darling – co han ee ya
Skarbie – ” Shkarbia
Miśiu – Teddy Bear / Honey Bear(Thanks Ned) – Meeshu
What are you doing today – Co robisz dzisiaj – tso robeesh Jee shy
What time is it – Ktora Godzina – k-tura go-jeena
Half – Poł – Poo
Whats your name – Jak masz na imię – yak mash na imya
How old are you – Ile masz lat – ee la mash lat
I am 24 years old – Mam 24 lat. (Lit. I have 24 years)mam .. lat
Pleased to meet you – Miło mi – me whoa me
Ok so bye for now – No to na razie cześć (not a direct translation but in english that is how we’d say it) – No to na razha chesht
Bye bye – Papa – papa
Goodbye – Do Widzenia – Dough veet zenia
Bye(slang) – Narka – Narka”
And the second part… When practicing these, put the emphasis on the second last syllable, unless words are inflected.
Just to clarify phoentics etc…..
Hi – Cześć – pronounced cheshch (ch, as in church)
Hey – Hej – pronounced Hey
Hey – Ahoj – pronounced Ahoy
All the above are totally informal and for friends….not elders, colleagues, or new aquaintances.
Good day – Dzień Dobry – pronounced Gen Do-bra – G as in George, not J like Jeff)
Good Evening – Dobry Wieczór – pronounced Do-bri vee-ay-ch-oor (‘i’ in ‘bri’ section sounds like i in ‘it’), say last word quickly.
How are things? – Co słychać? – pronounced Tso swee-hatch?
How are things? – Jak leci? – pronounced Yak lay-chee?
How are you? – Jak się masz? – pronounced Yak sh-en (en, as in french sound vowel sound in ‘vin’, n not said) mash?
Everythings ok/all in order – Wszystko w porządku – pronounced fshistko po-je-ond-ku (je sound is like that in french, j’adore)
Nothing new – Nic Nowego – pronounced Neets nov-ay-go
How are you feeling? – Jak się czujesz? – pronounced yak sh-en (en, as in french sound vowel sound in ‘vin’, n not said) chew-yesh
Kochanie – Darling – pronounced Ko-han-ye, can say to boy or girl
Skarbie – Treasure – pronounced Skarb-ye
Miśiu/Miśek – Teddy Bear / Honey Bear – pronounced Meeshu/Meeshek
What are you doing today? – Co robisz dzisiaj – pronounced, Tso robeesh Gee-shy (G as in George, not J as in Jeff)
What time is it? – Która godzina – pronounced k-toora go-geena (as above with G, not J)
Half – Poł – Poo, saying faster than we do in English, its a short sound.
Whats your name? – Jak masz na imię? – pronounced yak mash na imy-en (en, as in french sound vowel sound in ‘vin’, n not said)
How old are you? – Ile masz lat? – pronounced ee-lay mash lat
I am 24 years old – Mam dwadzieścia cztery lata – pronounced mam d-wa-gesh-chye ch-tery lata. Again, G as in george.
Pleased to meet you – Miło mi – pronounced mee-wo mee
Ok, so bye for now – No to na razie cześć – pronounced No to (like ‘toe’ – not like english ‘to’) na raz-ye cheshch (ch, as in church)
Bye bye – Papa – papa (totally informal, for close friends only)
Goodbye – Do Widzenia – Do veed zenya, formal/universal
Bye is also – Cześć – cheshch (ch, as in church) – for friends only