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How to say thank you in…


2nd May 2013

Emily Robertshaw

How to say thank you in different languages

Lost for words when the waiter hands you a cocktail? Hate feeling like a tourist? Use our handy guide to saying ‘thank you’ on your travels…

French Merci
Spanish Gracias
German Danke
Italian Grazie
Portuguese Obrigada (if you’re female) and Obrigado (if you’re male)
Swedish Tack
Dutch Dank u
Mandarin Chinese 谢谢(‘Xièxiè’)
Arabic شكرا (‘Shukran’)
Russian Спасибо (‘Spasibo’)
Malay Terima kasih

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