How to Introduce Yourself in Turkish in 10 Lines

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Want to speak Turkish? Yes? Good – keep reading. This is for those that truly want to learn the language. Here’s how you introduce yourself in Turkish in 10 easy lines… and this might take you 2 to 3 minutes or less. With this lesson…

  • You get the Turkish phrases & English translations.
  • Read out loud to practice your speaking.
  • Feel free to print this sheet out for extra review.
  • You’ll know how to write & say your introduction.

Here’s how you introduce yourself in Turkish. Let’s go.

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1) Hello, It’s nice to meet you.

Hello and Nice to meet you in Turkish are a must-know phrases. And any introduction will probably will start with these words.

  • Hello, it’s nice to meet you.
  • Merhaba, tanıştığımıza memnun oldum.

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2) My name is _____.

This is simple. To say “my name is” in Turkish, you just need the phrase ” Benim adım.” Then say your name and that’s it.

  • My name is ____.
  • Benim adım ____.

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3) I am from ______.

So, where are you from? America? Europe? Africa? Asia? Just stick the name of your country inside this phrase. We’ll use Turkey as an example.

  • I’m from Turkey.
  • Türkiye’den geliyorum.

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4) I live in ______.

What about now – where do you live? Just fill in the blank with the country or city (if famous) into this phrase. I’ll use Ankara as an example.

  • I live in Ankara.
  • Ankara’da yaşıyorum.

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5) I’ve been learning Turkish for _____.

How long have you been learning Turkish for? A month? A year?

  • I’ve been learning Turkish for a year.
  • Ben bir yıldır Türkçe öğreniyorum.

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6) I’m learning Turkish at _____.

Where are you learning Turkish? At school? At home? This would be a great line to know and use when you’re introducing yourself. Here’s my example:

  • I’m learning Turkish at TurkishClass101.com.
  • TurkishClass101.com’la Türkçe öğreniyorum.

introduce yourself in turkish

7) I am ____ years old.

Here’s how to say how old you are in Turkish. Just be sure to stick your age number in place of 27.

  • I’m 27 years old.
  • Ben 27 yaşındayım.

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8) I am ______.

What about your position? Are you a student? Yoga teacher? Lawyer for the potato industry? Potato salesman? Super important question that people like to ask (and judge you about – Hey, I’m just a blogger!).

  • I’m a teacher.
  • Öğretmenim.

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9) One of my hobbies is _____.

Now, let’s move onto personal interests – hobbies! My hobbies are languages, linguajunkieing and such. How about you? You’ll definitely need this line when introducing yourself in Turkish.

Here’s an example to use:

  • One of my hobbies is reading.
  • Hobilerimden biri kitap okumaktır.

introduce yourself in turkish

10) I enjoy listening to music.

Now, this is just another example line about your hobbies. You can use something else where.

  • I enjoy listening to music.
  • Müzik dinlemekten hoşlanırım.

introduce yourself in turkish

So now you know how to introduce yourself in Turkish in 10 lines. I’m sure there’s a ton more you can say – but this is an easy, simple start that any beginner can put to use. It’s all about starting easy.

See if you can introduce yourself below. Leave me a comment.

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Hope you enjoyed this!

– The Main Junkie

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