Must Know Vietnamese Phrases for Travelers

By Greg Vanderford, Business Consultant

Language: English
Must Know Vietnamese Phrases for Travelers

This course is for you


It's even harder to know what to learn if you only need to know enough of the language to communicate while traveling through a new country for a few days or weeks.

In this course, you will learn everything you need to know in order to be able to effectively communicate with locals during your trip to Vietnam.


1. The Vietnamese alphabet and tones

2. How to meet and greet people

3. How to talk to the taxi driver

4. How to ask for directions

5. How to order food at the restaurant

6. How to buy things and ask about price

7. How to book a room, airport or tickets to a show

8. Basic conversational phrases to discuss likes/dislikes, culture and background, politics and religion, sports and entertainment, and many more topics!


Course overview - 18

  • Introduction to traveler phrases

  • The Alphabet and Tones

  • Basic Greetings

  • Getting to know someone

  • Tourist Phrases

  • Taxi Talk

  • Booking Rooms, Tickets and Tables

  • Buying Things

  • Asking for Directions

  • Fun Phrases and Slang

  • How to remember different phrases

  • How to Speak Clearly

  • How to be polite

  • Avoiding Social Mistakes

  • Dealing with the police

  • Dealing with angry locals

  • Making the most of your visit

  • Conclusion

Meet your instructor

Greg Vanderford
Greg VanderfordBusiness Consultant
Hello. My name is Greg Vanderford and I'm a passionate business consultant and teacher. I have spent my entire career learning about, teaching, and practicing business management, sales, public speaking, training, and strategic planning and analysis. My mission is to have a huge impact on my clients by helping them achieve both their short and long term goals in business and life. Whether my client is an individual or large organization, I am passionately committed to their achievement because I believe that our happiness in life, in large part, is derived by what we either individually or collectively achieve through our work, and that building and strengthening positive relationships with all stakeholders throughout the process is one of the keys to success. I hope that you and your organization will choose to benefit from my passion, skill, and experience. Thank you.