Whilst on holiday you’re not expected to become fluent in the native language, however locals will appreciate you making the effort to understand their culture and embrace the language.
Here are our top phrases that should help on your trip to Malta:
Good Morning – L-ghodwa t-tajba
Pleased to meet you – Ghandi pjacir
Goodbye – Sahha
How Are You? – Kif inti?
Thank you Very Much – Grazzi hafna
Excuse Me – Skuzi
How much does it cost? – Kemm jiswa?
Where is the bathroom? – Fejn hi l-kamra tal-banju?
I’m lost – Intlift
Do you speak English? – Titkellen bl Ingliz?
I don’t understand – Mhux nifhem
Enjoy your meal – L-Ikla it-tajba
What’s that called in Maltese? – Kif tghidha bil-Malti?
Yes – Iva
No – Ie
I need a doctor – Ghandi bzonn tabib
I love you – Inhobbok
Cheers – Sahha
Good Night – Il-Lejl it-tajjeb