How to ask?

Understanding with a Macedonian is not difficult, especially since most of them speak English. However, if you wish to leave a good impression, take a look at some of the more common phrases:

Typical Phrases

Good morning

Добро утро-Dobro utro (Doh-broh ooh-troh)

Hi

Здраво-Zdravo (Zdra-voh)

I don't speak Macedonian

Не зборувам Македонски/Ne zboruvam Makedonski (Neh zboh-rooh-vahm Mah-keh-dohn-skee)

I don't understand

Не разбирам-Ne razbiram (Neh rahz-beeh-rahm)

I'm from...

Јас сум од...-Jas sum od… (Yas soom ohd…)

My name is...

Се викам...-Se vikam…(Seh-vee-kahm)

Nice to meet you

Мило ми е-Milo mi e (Mee-lo mee eh)

No

Не-Ne (Neh)

No, thanks

Не, благодарам/фала-Ne, blagodaram/fala (Neh, blah-goh-dah-rahm/fah-lah)

Please

Молам-Molam (Moh-lahm)

Thank you

Благодарам/Фала-Blagodaram/Fala (Blah-goh-dah-rahm/Fah-lah)

Thank you very much

Благодарам/Фала многу-Blagodaram/Fala mnogu (Blah-goh-dah-rahm/Fah-lah mnoh-gooh)

We're from... England/Canada/the USA

Ние сме од... Англија/Канада/САД -Nie sme od…Anglija/Kanada/SAD (Nee-eh smeh ohd…Ahn-glee-yah/Kah-nah-dah/SAhD

What's your name?

Како се викаш?-Kako se vikash? (INF.) (Kah-koh seh vee-kahsh) / Како се викате?-Kako se vikate? (FORMAL) (Kah-koh seh vee-kah-teh)

Yes

Да-Da (Dah)