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The most useful phrases to know around the world

Published February 19th, 2016

We all have intentions of learning a new language, but we get it, for most of us it's pretty challenging. What makes a good traveller is being enthusiastic enough to at least try to pick up some simple greetings to help you out where you're headed.

What makes an even better traveller is knowing some classic phrases to make friends with the locals... we hope some of the phrases below will help get you out of – or, if you prefer,  into some sticky situations...

Here's a quick tour around the world and (some) of the most useful phrases to know:

Rachel Surgeoner

A self-confessed 'food-tourist', I take hunting for the world's greatest sandwich very seriously, my quest has taken me from Berlin to Hoboken. Stopping off only for vintage shopping, craft beers and Mediterranean sunsets.