10 sentences to survive on your first day in Spain

10 sentences to survive on your first day in Spain

If you are planning to learn Spanish in Spain, you will probably need to know a few sentences to survive on your first day in Spain.

We know that when you “take land” in a new country and you don’t know the language it is really difficult to communicate with others. That’s why LAE Madrid gives you these 10 sentences that will safe your live and help you survive on your first day in Spain:

1- Hola, no hablo español ¿hablas inglés?
Hi, I don’t speak Spanish ¿Do you speak English?

2- Me llamo…
Mi name is…

3- ¿Puedes ayudarme?
Can you help me?

4- ¿Cómo voy a… Sol/Calle…/el centro/el Retiro/la universidad…?
How do I get to… Sol/… street/the city center/the Retiro/the university/…?

5- ¿Dónde está…?
Where is the…?

6- Quiero… comer/agua/café/un apartamento…
I want… to eat/a coffee/an apartment…

7- ¿Cuánto cuesta esto?
How much does it cost?

8- ¿Dónde puedo… sacar dinero/cambiar dinero/coger un taxi/pedir información/…?
Where can I… withdraw money/change money/take a taxi/ask for information/…?

9- Necesito… información/wifi/una habitación/un hotel/un hostal/…
I need… information/wifi/a room/a hotel/a hostel/…

10- ¿Puedes repetirlo más despacio? o ¿puedes decirlo en inglés?
Can you repeat it slower? or Can you say it in English?

These are the magical sentences that will open you the doors of your life in Spain. Use them wisely… and if you want more vocabulary or sentences for you life in Spain in the LAE Madrid Spanish classes you will learn more. Contact us.

If you are planning on coming to Madrid, why not take full advantage of the experience and sign up for Spanish classes? You can find detailed descriptions on all of LAE Madrid’s courses here.