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23:29 Aug 22, 2001
English to Czech translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: HELLO
TO SAY HELLO
BRIAN
Czech translation:Ahoj
Explanation:
If it is a person you know very well, i.e. a person you'd address "Hello, Peter", you'd say "Ahoj" in Czech(pronounced as "ahoy").

If you want to address this person formally, ("Good morning, Ms. Marmelstein") you'd say "Dobry den".

In English, you can address more people by their first names than in Czech. Czechs are a little bit more formal.
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Milos Prudek
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Local time: 23:07
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naAhoj, Nazdar,
maat ka re
naAhoj
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Ahoj


Explanation:
If it is a person you know very well, i.e. a person you'd address "Hello, Peter", you'd say "Ahoj" in Czech(pronounced as "ahoy").

If you want to address this person formally, ("Good morning, Ms. Marmelstein") you'd say "Dobry den".

In English, you can address more people by their first names than in Czech. Czechs are a little bit more formal.


Milos Prudek
Czech Republic
Local time: 23:07
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 88
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Ahoj, Nazdar,


Explanation:
Ahoj or Nazdar is used mainly within friends. Careful: Ahoj, can also be used instead of bye. Todays young and trendy people use also âau - like italian Ciao, or different slang forms.

When you greet people you dont know that well, or you are more formal with, you use rather Dobry den (which in translation means something like Good day - as czech people use different greetings during the day).
When you wake up, or very early in the morning - you say Dobré ráno - which means good morning. When sun is falling down you say Dobr* veăer, good night is dobrou noc.


maat ka re
Czech Republic
Local time: 23:07
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech, Native in SlovakSlovak
PRO pts in pair: 24
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