Appendix:Basic Albanian glossary

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Here are basic words and common phrases in the language of Albanian:

Translation Phrase IPA Pronunciation Sound
Albanian shqip /ʃkʲip/ (shkEEp) (listen)
hello tungjatjeta (abbrev. tung) /tungʲatjɛta/ (tUhn-ngIAt-IEta) (listen)
good-bye mirupafshim /mirupafʃim/ (mEEr-Uh-oA-fshEEm) (listen)
please ju lutem /ju lutɛm/ (iU LU-tehm) (listen)
thank you faleminderit /faʟɛmindɛrit/ (fAh-leh-mEE-nde-rEEt) (listen)
that one atë /atə/ (ATEH) (listen)
how much? sa është? /sa əʃtə/ (sAh ush-te) (listen)
English anglisht /angliʃt/ (ahn-GLEE-sht) (listen)
yes po /po/ (POE) (listen)
no jo /jo/ (IOH) (listen)
sorry më fal /mə fal/ (mUh FAL) (listen)
I don’t understand nuk kuptoj /nuk kuptoj/ (nUhk KUP-toi) (listen)
where's the bathroom? ku është banjoja? /ku əʃtə baɲoja/ (kuh ush-tEh bA-nio-jA) (listen)
generic toast gëzuar /gəzuar/ (gUh-zuh-ar) (listen)
Do you speak English? flisni anglisht? /flisni angliʃt/ (flee-snEE ahn-GLEE-sht) (listen)
Note: All the above sounds are in the Ogg Vorbis format.