Hello

Ciao

Goodbye

Arrivederci

Good Morning

Buongiorno

Please

Per favore

Thanks

Grazie

Do you speak English?

Lei parla inglese?

How are you?

Come stai?

Sorry

Scusate

You’re welcome

Prego

Where are the toilets?

Dove sono i bagni?

I don’t understand

Non capisco

Italian is the main language spoken all across Italy, though there are also some local dialects. You’ll find many people speak at least basic English in the major cities and in touristy areas. But it’s good to be able to say a few words in Italian, so why not brush up with our useful phrases above?