How to say may I? (point at chair, door) in Czech: Můžu?

speaksheets-cartoon-lead1

Speak better. Travel easier. Have more fun. We offer some of the very best language sheets for your international travels, including Czech.

How to say may I? (point at chair, door) in Czech: Můžu?

Learning Czech for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say may I? (point at chair, door) in Czech: Můžu?
Say it out loud: “moo zoo?

You can learn how to say may I? (point at chair, door) and over 220 other travel-friendly words and phrases with our inexpensive, easy-to-use Czech language cheat sheets. We can help you make your next trip to another country even more fun and immersive. Click below!

  • Czech Language Set
    Basics and Food Sheet
  • $5

    one-time
  • For the Single Destination
  • Get All Languages
    Free lifetime updates
  • $17

    one-time
  • For the Frequent Traveler
  • Get easy-to-print cheat sheets
  • Get all languages, including Czech
  • The essential travel accessory

Some more helpful words in our Czech Courtesy/Questions category:

...the bathroom – koupelna  (Ko PELL nah)
come with me – Pojď se mnou  (POICH sem no)
do you speak english? – Mluvíte anglicky?  (mloo vee tay AHN glits kee?)
excellent – výborný  (vee BOR nee)
excuse me – promiňte  (pro MYEEN tay)
excuse me (to get past) – Dovolíte?  (do vo LEE teh?)
good / bad – dobrý / špatný  (doe BREE / schpaht NEE)
how do you say…? – jak to říkáte?  (yahk to zhee KAH tay?)
how much is this? – kolik to stojí?  (ko LEEK tow stoy ee?)
may I? (point at chair, door) – Můžu?  (moo zoo?)
maybe – možná  (moez nahh)
no problem – žádný problém  (ZYAHD nee prah blehm)
please – Prosim  (pro SEEM)
thank you – Děkuji  (DYA kwee)
thanks – Diky  (deeky)
what is that? – co to je?  (so toy eh?)
where is… – kde je  (Kday yuh)
yes / no – Ano / ne  (AH no / nay)
you are welcome – Není zač  (neh nee ZAHCH)

And here’s how to say may I? (point at chair, door) in other languages!

Arabic–Men Fadlek  (men fad lek)
Chinese–Kěyǐ Ma?  (Kuh Ee Ma?)
Croatian–mogu ja?  (moe goo yah?)
Czech–Můžu?  (moo zoo?)
Finnish–voinko?  (vo in koh?)
French–Puis je?  (peej)
German–kann ich…  (kahn iH)
Italian–posso  (poh sew)
Japanese–Ii Desuka?  (Ee Dess Kah?)
Korean–Sillyehapnida.  (Shil Le Ham Ni Da.)
Polish–mogę?  (mo' geh?)
Portuguese–Posso?  (poh soo?)
Russian–mozhno?  (moh zhnah?)
Spanish–puedo?  (pway doh)
Swahili–naweza  (na weh za)
Thai–… Dai Mai?  (… DAI mai?)
Turkish–buyurun  (booh ya rahn)
Vietnamese–Tôi Có Thể...?  (Toy Caw Te…?)

It doesn't matter how tired you are, or how many chairs are available in your host's house or near a group of people in a restaurant. You do not just plop yourself on a chair. It is just not polite. But if you start with the phrase "may I? (point at chair, door)" (Můžu?), then unless the chair is taken, everyone will happily nod and allow you to join their group.

More courtesy questions are available on our instant access to the Czech Language Set.

Contributor

Chris Buginas
Biography: Chris Buginas is a property developer and part time English Lecturer living in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Since graduating with a BS in English from Deaconess College in 1998, Chris has lived in the Czech Republic, where he studied Czech Language and Czech Film History at Charles University, and then Busan, South Korea before settling in Vietnam. Chris currently spends his time renovating French Colonial properties in downtown Saigon which are rented to holidaymakers seeking a unique place to stay, scouring the city for unique antique furniture finds, and teaching IELTS and TOEIC test prep classes to Vietnamese university students.
Born: Santa Clara, CA. USA
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Get Czech Only
$5 quick easy download
Get All 20 Languages
only $17, free lifetime updates

About Us:  SpeakSheets provides printable language cheat sheets to make travel more fun and immersive.   Become a Lifetime Access and get all of our organized, easy-to-use SpeakSheets forever.  Download the PDF’s anytime, have them handy, even access them on your phone or tablet.   We have learned from experience that a little investment in learning the language of the country you are visiting makes your travels fun and immersive.  Try SpeakSheets today!

Previous post : marché
Next post : Tôi Có Thể…?