Romanian 101

Bus & Train

How much is a ticket to _____?
Cât costa un bilet pâna la _____? (COOHT KOHS-tah OOHN bee-LEHT POOHN-ah LAH _____?)
One ticket to _____, please.
Un bilet pâna la _____, va rog. (OON bee-LEHT POOHN-ah LAH _____, vuh ROHG)
Where does this train/bus go?
Unde merge trenul/autobuzul asta? (OON-day MAIR-jeh TREHN-ool/OW-toh_BOOZ-ool AH-stah?)
Where is the train/bus to _____?
Unde este trenul/autobuzul pentru _____? (OON-day YES-teh TREHN-ool/OW-toh_BOOZ-ool PEHN-troo _____?)
Does this train/bus stop in _____?
Trenul/autobuzul asta opreste la _____? (TREHN-ool/OW-toh-BOOZ-ool A-stah OH-presh-teh lah _____?)
When does the train/bus for _____ leave?
Când pleaca trenul/autobuzul spre _____ ? (COOHND PLACK-uh TREHN-ool/OU-toh_BOOZ-ool SPREH _____)
When will this train/bus arrive in _____?
Când ajunge trenul/autobuzul asta la _____? (COOHND ah-ZHOON-jeh TREHN-ool/OW-toh-BOOZ-ool A-stah lah _____?)

Directions

How do I get to _____ ?
Cum ajung la _____ ? (COOM ah-ZHOONG la _____ ?)
...the train station?
... gara? (GAH-rah)
...the bus station?
...statia de autobuz? (STAH-tzee-ah deh OW-toe-booz)
...the airport?
...aeroport? (EYE-ro-port)
...downtown?
centrul orasului...? (CHEHN-trool or-AH-shoo-looy)
...the youth hostel?
hostelul de tineri? (HOH-stehl-ool deh TIN-ayre)
...the _____ hotel?
...hotelul _____ ? (ho-TEHL-ul _____)
...the American/Canadian/Australian/British consulate?
...consulatul american/canadian/australian/britanic? (COHN-soo-LAH-tool ah-meh-ree-KAHN/kah-nah-dee-AHN/ah-oo-strah-lee-AHN/bree-TAH-nik)
Where are there a lot of _____
Unde sunt multe _____ (OON-deh SOONT MOOLT-eh)
...hotels?
...hoteluri? (ho-TEHL-oor)
...restaurants?
restaurante? (reh-stah-oo-RAHN-teh)
...bars?
...baruri? (BAHR-oor)
...sites to see?
situri turistice? (SEE-too-ree too-REES-teecheh)
Can you show me on the map? (formal/polite)
Puteti sa-mi aratati pe harta? (poo-TEHTS sa eem ah-RAH-tuts peh HAHR-ta?)
street
strada (STRAH-duh)
Turn left. (formal/polite)
Întoarceti la stânga. (OOHN-twahr-chehtz lah stânga)
Turn right.
(formal/polite) : Întoarceti la dreapta. (OOHN-twahr-chehtz lah STOOHN-gah)
left
stânga (STOOHN-gah)
right
dreapta (DRAP-tah)
straight ahead
drept înainte (DREHPT oohn-INE-teh)
towards the _____
spre _____ (spreh _____)
past the _____
dupa _____ (doop-uh)
before the _____
înainte de_____ (uh-nah-EEN-teh deh)
Watch for the _____.
(formal/polite) Asteptati _____. (ah-shtehp-TAHTS _____.) informally, "Asteapta _____." (ah-SHTAPT-uh)
intersection
intersectie (EEN-ter-sek-tzee-eh)
north
nord (NOHRD)
south
sud (SOOD)
east
est (EHST)
west
vest (VEHST)
uphill
sus (SOOS)
downhill
jos (JOHSS)

Taxi

Taxi!
Taxi! (TAH-ksee)
Take me to _____, please.
Conduceti-ma la _____, va rog. (CON-doo-cheh-tzee-muh luh _____, vuh ROHG)
How much does it cost to get to _____?
Cât costa pentru a ajunge la _____? (COOHT COH-sta PEHN-tru ah ah-ZHOON-jeh lah _____?)
Take me there, please.
Conducet,i-ma( la _____, va( rog. (CON-doo-cheh-tzee-muh luh _____, vuh ROHG)

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