Hello

Hallo

Goodbye

Vaarwel

Good Morning

Goedemorgen

Please

Alsjeblieft

Thanks

Bedankt

Do you speak English?

Spreekt u Engels?

How are you?

Hoe gaat het met je?

Sorry

Sorry

You’re welcome

Graag gedaan

Where are the toilets?

Waar zijn de wc's?

I don’t understand

Ik begrijp het niet

How much?

Hoe veel?

The official language in Amsterdam is Dutch, although most locals are able to speak English so you’ll be fine getting by. It’s always great to learn a little of the native tongue though, so here are a few useful phrases for you. Speaking Dutch is quite tricky, so click on the green icons to hear how they’re pronounced.