German Shopping

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

How much is this?: Wie viel kostet das?
Can you take less?: Können Sie weniger nehmen?
I'm just looking: Ich bin gerade auf der Suche
This is too expensive: Das ist zu teuer
Do you accept credit cards?: Akzeptieren Sie Kreditkarten?
Only cash please!: Nur Barzahlung bitte!

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

Expensive: teuer
Cheap: billig
Cafe: Café
Cinema: Kino
Supermarket: Supermarkt
Gas station: Tankstelle
Museum: Museum
Pharmacy: Apotheke
Credit card: Kreditkarte
Cash: Geld
Check: Scheck
Parking: Parkplatz

Hopefully these expressions of shopping in German can help you get around town and get some good bargains. Check our menu above to select another topic or click the "Next" button to view the next lesson.

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