Afrikaans Shopping

This is a list of expressions about shopping in Afrikaans. Useful in supermarkets, sightseeing, and when haggling to get a good bargain.

How much is this?: Hoeveel kos dit?
Can you take less?: Sal jy minder aanvaar?
I'm just looking: Ek kyk net
This is too expensive: Dis te duur
Do you accept credit cards?: Aanvaar julle kredietkaarte?
Only cash please!: Net kontant, asseblief

The following vocabulary is related to shopping places where you might need to buy goods or services.

Expensive: duur
Cheap: goedkoop
Cafe: kafee
Cinema: bioskoop / fliek
Supermarket: supermark
Gas station: petrolstasie
Museum: museum
Pharmacy: apteek
Credit card: kredietkaart
Cash: kontant
Check: tjek
Parking: parkeerplek

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