Russian Shopping

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

How much is this?: Сколько это стоит? / Почём это?
Skol'ko jeto stoit? / Pochjom jeto?
Can you take less?: Можете / можешь взять меньше?
Mozhete / mozhesh' vzjat' men'she?
I'm just looking: (Я) просто смотрю
(Ja) prosto smotrju
This is too expensive: Это слишком дорого
Jeto slishkom dorogo
Do you accept credit cards?: Вы принимаете кредитки?
Vy prinimaete kreditki?
Only cash please!: Только наличные, пожалуйста
Tol'ko nalichnye, pozhalujsta

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

Expensive: дорогой
Cheap: дешёвый
Cafe: кафетерий, кафе
kafeterij, kafe
Cinema: кинотеатр, кино
kinoteatr, kino
Supermarket: магазин, супермаркет
magazin, supermarket
Gas station: заправка
Museum: музей
Pharmacy: аптека
Credit card: кредитная карта, кредитка
kreditnaja karta, kreditka
Cash: наличные
Check: чек, квитанция
chek, kvitancija
Parking: парковка

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