LANGUAGE

Vietnamese is the official language. English, Mandarin/Cantonese, French, Russian and Japanese are common.

USEFUL PHRASES IN VIETNAM

Hello - Xin chào! [sin tjiao]

Thank you - Cám ơn! [kam on]

Sorry, Excuse me - Xin lỗi [sin loj]

How are you? - Bạn có khỏe không? [ban ko kjoe kjo:n]