Speaking English will get you far in the UAE, but you may find some of these languages help you along even more. Each week we will translate English phrases into the country's three most widespread languages.

  • English: Can I have some water.
  • Arabic: Agdar ahassel shiwayet mai.
  • Hindi: Mujhe thoda pani do.
  • Filipino: Puwedeng makahini nang tubig.