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?

Goa has a wide mix of official languages because of its rich, complex heritage, so you can expect to hear Konkati, Marathi and Hindi spoken. English is also frequently spoken, which will make it easier when traveling around the state and in the touristic areas. It’s always 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.