PHRASE BOOK

Guidelines for Pronunciation Vowels

Letter combinations

In an Emergency

Help!Hjálp!hy-oulp
Call a doctorNáið lækninou-ith ee laek-ni
Call an ambulanceHringdu í sjúkrabílhreen-du ee syoo-kra-beel
Call the policeHringdu í lögreglunahreen-du ee leu-rekl-una
Call the fire brigadeHringdu í slökkviliðiðhreen-du ee sleuk-vi-lith-ith

Communication Essentials

Yesyow
NoNeinay
Please (offering)Gjörðu svo velgyeurth-u svo vel
Thank youTakk/takk fyrirtakk /takk fir-ir
Excuse meAfsakiðaf-sak-ith
HelloHallóhallo
Hello (polite)Vertu sæl/sællvert-u sael(f.)/saetl(m.)
GoodbyeBlessbless
Good nightGóða nóttgo-tha nott
morningGóðan morgunngo-than morg-un
eveningGott kvöldgott kveu-ld

Useful Phrases

How are you?Hvað segirðu gott?kvahth say-irth-u gott
Very well, thank you. ...

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