UKRAINE

Phrase Book

Russian is the most common language in Ukraine although in the south-west region of the country locals speak Ukrainian.

Useful Phrases

English
Ukrainian/Russian
Hello
Pryvit (Ukrainian) Zdravstvuite (Russian)
Hello (informal)
Zdrastuy (Ukrainian) Zdorovo (Russian)
Goodbye
Do pobachennya (Ukrainian) Do svidanja (Russian)
Goodbye (informal)
Prosh-chavay (Ukrainian) Proshyai (Russian)
Please
Proshu (Ukrainian) Pozhaluista (Russian)
Thankyou
Dyakooyu (Ukrainian) Spasibo (Russian)
How are you?
Yak mayetes? (Ukrainian) Kak dyela? (Russian)
Do you speak English?
Chi vi hororite po-angliskih? (Ukrainian) Vy ponimayete po-angliski? (Russian)
I don't understand
Ya ne razumiyu (Ukrainian) Nye panimay (Russian)
What is your name?
Yak vy nazyvayetsya? (Ukrainian) Kak vas zavut? (Russian)
My name is...
Mene zavut... (Ukrainian) Menya zavut... (Russian)