Hello

Namastē

Goodbye

Alavidā

Good Morning

Suprabhāta

Please

Kr̥payā

Thanks

Dhan'yavāda

Do you speak english?

Kyā āpa aṅgrēzī bōlatē haiṁ?

How are you?

Āpa kaisē hai?

Sorry

Khēda

You're welcome

āpakā svāgata hai

I don't understand

Mujhē samajha nahīṁ ātā

Where are the toilets?

śaucālaya kahām̐ haiṁ?

Dona Paul is in Goa, which has several official languages due to its rich heritage. When visiting you can expect to hear Konkati, Marathi and Hindi spoken, as well as English, which are commonly used in the tourist areas. It’s always nice and polite to try and learn a bit of the local language before travelling to a destination. Check out some of the most useful phrases above and click on the green icons to hear how they’re pronounced.