Language In Egypt

Language and Communication

Most Egyptians, particularly those who operate in tourism can speak some English. If for any reason they don’t, the tourist will be guided to some other person that speaks English. Egyptians are normally welcoming and accommodating. Egyptians know different methods of communication as well as skills, therefore is rarely and issue to communicate with them.

Most Egyptians get excited when tourist speaks some Arabic words to them. Such as; “Salam Alaikum for Hello, Bekam for how much or Shokran for Thanks.” This develops are friendly serene between the foreigners and the locals.

Its advised to learn some Arabic or even better to travel with a local guide if you have plans of reaching areas, cities or neighborhoods that aren’t common to tourist. However, listed are some of the most popular useful words that might be necessary on your exploration of beautiful Egypt.