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A different language is a different vision of life. ~Federico Fellini

Hello ( informal )
مرحبا. marHaban <info>

Peace be with you. ( formal )
السلام عليكم as-salaam `alaikum

How are you?
كيف حالك؟
Kayfa Haaluka/Kayfa Haalak? male singular
Kayfa Haaluki/Kayfa Haalik? female singular
Kayfa Haalukum plural (depends on the number and gender spoken to)

Please.
من فضلك. min faDluka/faDlak male min faDluki/faDlik female

Thank you [very much].
شكرا shukran [jaziilan].

Yes.
نعم na`am /

No.
لا. laa

Maybe.
ممكن mumkin.

Excuse me.
إسمحلي ismaHli

Good morning.
صباح الخير sabaH al-khairi
Good evening.
مساء الخير masa' al-khairi

good
جيد jayyid.

very good
جيد جدا jayyid jiddan.

Never mind.
ليس مهم Laysa Muhim.

None, nothing, nobody.
ما في Maa fii.

Hello. ( informal )
سلام salaam.

Fine, thank you.
بخير ,شكرا bi-khair Shukran

What is your name?
ما اسمك
Ma Ismuka/Ma Ismak? to a male
Ma Ismuki/Ma Ismik? to a female

My name is ______ .
اسمي Ismi _______

Nice to meet you.
تشرفنا tasharafna lit . "You honor us"

You're welcome.
عفوا `afwan

Excuse me. ( getting attention )
لو سمحت lau samaHt

Excuse me. ( begging pardon )
انا اسفه / انا اسف
Ana Aasif (male)
Ana Aasifah (female)

I'm sorry.
انا اسفه / انا اسف
Ana Aasif male
Ana Aasifah female

Goodbye
مع السلامة ma`a as-salaamah

Goodbye ( informal )
سلام salaam

I can't speak name of language [well].
لا اتكلم __ جيدا Laa atakallam "name of language" [jayyidan]

Do you speak English?
Do you speak English? هل تتكلم الانجليزية Hal tatakallam al-ingliziyyah?

Is there someone here who speaks English?
هل هنا اي شخص يتكلم الانجليزية؟ Hal hunaa ayy shakhS yatakallam al-ingliziyya?

Help!
مساعدة Musaa`adah! OR النجدة an-najda!

Look out!
انتبه intabih

Good night.
تصبح على الخير tiSbaH `alal-khair
Good night (in response) : وانت من اهل الخير wa anta min ahl al-khair

I don't understand.
لا افهم laa afham

Where is the toilet?
اين الحمام؟ Ayn al-Hammaam?

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