Kongo Phrases

Welcome to our seventh lesson about popular Kongo phrases. This page will include greetings, questions, emergency and survival expressions, asking for direction, language practice, introducing yourself, holiday wishes, and finally some travel phrases.

Holiday Wishes
Kongo
Happy birthday
lubutuku ya mbote
Happy new year
mvula ya mpa
Merry Christmas
nkisi ya mbote ya lubutuku
Good luck
(bula) dibaku ya mbote
Congratulations
lungonia

Travel Phrases
Kongo
I have a reservation (hotel)
bo bumbilaka mono kisika awa
Do you have rooms available?
nge ke na nzo ya kele mpamba?
I would like a non-smoking room
mono ke zola nzo ya makaya ve
What is the charge per night?
nki kele ntalu ya mpimpa mosi?
Is this seat taken?
muntu me baka kiti yai?
I'm vegetarian
mono ke diaka kaka ndunda
Waiter
nsadi
How much is this?
yai kele inki ntalu?
This is very expensive
yai ke ntalu mingi kibeni

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the phrases in Kongo. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Kongo Numbers   Kongo Numbers

Kongo Grammar   Kongo Grammar


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