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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Greek.
Hi everybody, my name is Stefania.
Welcome to The 800 Core Greek Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Greek.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
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Γεια.
(Ya.)
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"Hello."
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Γεια.
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Γεια.
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Hello.
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Γεια σας, τι κάνετε;
(Ya sas, ti kánete?)
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"Hello, how are you?"
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Γεια σας, τι κάνετε;
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Συγγνώμη.
(Signómi.)
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"Excuse me."
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Συγγνώμη.
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Συγγνώμη.
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Excuse me.
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Συγγνώμη, κάθεστε στη θέση μου.
(Signómi, kátheste sti thési mou.)
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"Excuse me, you are sitting on my seat."
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Συγγνώμη, κάθεστε στη θέση μου.
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Συγγνώμη.
(Signómi.)
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"I'm sorry."
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Συγγνώμη.
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Συγγνώμη.
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I'm sorry.
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Συγγνώμη. Δεν το ήθελα.
(Signómi. Den to íthela.)
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"I'm sorry. I didn't mean to."
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Συγγνώμη. Δεν το ήθελα.
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Καληνύχτα.
(Kaliníhta.)
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"Good night."
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Καληνύχτα.
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Καληνύχτα.
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Good night.
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Καληνύχτα και σε ευχαριστώ πάρα πολύ.
(Kaliníhta ke se efharistó pára polí.)
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"Good night and thank you very much."
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Καληνύχτα και σε ευχαριστώ πάρα πολύ.
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Χαίρω πολύ.
(Héro polí.)
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"Nice to meet you."
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Χαίρω πολύ.
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Χαίρω πολύ.
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Nice to meet you.
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Με λένε Γιάννη, χαίρω πολύ.
(Me léne Yáni, héro polí.)
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"My name is John, nice to meet you."
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Με λένε Γιάννη, χαίρω πολύ.
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Τι κάνεις;
(Ti kánis?)
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"How are you?"
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Τι κάνεις;
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Τι κάνεις;
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How are you?
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Γεια σου Μαρία, τι κάνεις;
(Ya su María, ti kánis?)
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"Hello Maria, how are you?"
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Γεια σου Μαρία, τι κάνεις;
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Ναι.
(Ne.)
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"Yes."
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Ναι.
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Ναι.
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Yes.
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Ναι, σωστό είναι.
(Ne, sostó íne.)
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"Yes, that's correct."
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Ναι, σωστό είναι.
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Όχι.
(Óhi.)
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"No."
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Όχι.
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Όχι.
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No.
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Όχι, δεν το θέλω.
(Óhi, den to thélo.)
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"No, I don't want it."
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Όχι, δεν το θέλω.
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Ευχαριστώ.
(Efharistó.)
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"Thank you."
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Ευχαριστώ.
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Ευχαριστώ.
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Thank you.
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Κατάλαβα, ευχαριστώ.
(Katálava, efharistó.)
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"I understood, thank you."
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Κατάλαβα, ευχαριστώ.
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Είμαι...
(Íme...)
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"I'm..."
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Είμαι...
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Είμαι...
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I'm...
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Είμαι η Λίζα.
(Íme i Líza.)
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"I am Lisa."
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Είμαι η Λίζα.
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Αντίο.
(Adío.)
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"Goodbye."
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Αντίο.
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Αντίο.
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Goodbye.
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Λίγο πριν χωριστούν, της είπε αντίο.
(Lígo prin horistún, tis ípe adío.)
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"Just before separating, he said goodbye to her."
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Λίγο πριν χωριστούν, της είπε αντίο.
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κακός
(kakós)
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"bad"
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κακός
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κακός
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bad
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Αυτός ο άντρας είναι κακός.
(Aftós o ándras íne kakós.)
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"This man is bad."
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Αυτός ο άντρας είναι κακός.
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καλός
(kalós)
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"good"
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καλός
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καλός
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good
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Έχει καλό καιρό σήμερα.
(Éhi kaló keró símera.)
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"The weather is good today."
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Έχει καλό καιρό σήμερα.
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όμορφος
(ómorfos)
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"pretty"
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όμορφος
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όμορφος
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pretty
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Είσαι πολύ όμορφος.
(Íse polí ómorfos.)
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"You are very pretty."
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Είσαι πολύ όμορφος.
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άσχημος
(áschimos)
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"ugly"
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άσχημος
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άσχημος
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ugly
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Αυτός είναι ένας πολύ άσχημος σκύλος.
(Aftós íne énas polí áschimos skílos.)
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"That is a very ugly dog."
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Αυτός είναι ένας πολύ άσχημος σκύλος.
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εύκολος
(éfkolos)
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"easy"
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εύκολος
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εύκολος
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easy
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O χασαποσέρβικος είναι ένας εύκολος ελληνικός χορός.
(O hasaposérvikos íne énas éfkolos elinikós horós.)
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"The hasaposérvikos is an easy Greek dance."
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O χασαποσέρβικος είναι ένας εύκολος ελληνικός χορός.
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δύσκολος
(dískolos)
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"difficult"
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δύσκολος
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δύσκολος
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difficult
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Τα αγγλικά είναι δύσκολα.
(Ta angliká íne dískola.)
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"English is difficult."
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Τα αγγλικά είναι δύσκολα.
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κοντινός
(kondinós)
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"nearby"
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κοντινός
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κοντινός
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nearby
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Πήγε στο κοντινό φαρμακείο.
(Píye sto kondinó farmakío.)
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"He went to the nearby pharmacy."
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Πήγε στο κοντινό φαρμακείο.
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μακρινός
(makrinós)
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"faraway"
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μακρινός
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μακρινός
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faraway
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Βρίσκεται σε ένα μακρινό μέρος.
(Vrískete se éna makrinó méros.)
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"She’s in a faraway place."
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Βρίσκεται σε ένα μακρινό μέρος.
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μικρός
(mikrós)
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"small"
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μικρός
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μικρός
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small
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Αυτό το πουλόβερ είναι πολύ μικρό.
(Aftó to pulóver íne polí mikró.)
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"This sweater's too small."
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Αυτό το πουλόβερ είναι πολύ μικρό.
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
Γεια χαρά! (Ya hará!)

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