Which counter do I go to to change money?

¿Debo ir a quél caja para cambiar el dinero?

I would like to change some travellers' cheques, please.

Quiero cambiar algunos cheques de viaje, por favor.

Is there commission?

¿Hay comisión?

What's the exchange rate for Pounds Sterling?

¿Qué está el tipo de cambio por la libra esterlina?

Where do I have to sign?

¿Adónde debo firmar?

What is today's date?

¿Qué es la fecha hoy?

What time does the bank open?

¿A qué hora abre el banco?

What time does the bank close?

¿A qué hora cierra el banco?


Is the post office open tomorrow?

¿Está el correos abierto mañana?

How much does it cost to send a letter to Germany, please?

¿Cuánto cuesta para mandar una carta en Alemania, por favor?

Three stamps at 250pts each, please.

Tres sellos de dos cientas cincuenta pesetas, por favor.

Where is the post box?

¿Dónde está el buzón?

What time is the next collection?

¿A quél hora está la proxima recogida?

Will you weigh this parcel for me, please.

Puede-usted pesar este paquete por mí, por favor.


I need to telephone England.

Debo llamar en Inglaterra.

It's the first time I have used a telephone in France.

Está la primera vez que utilice el teléfono en España.

Where is the telephone directory?

¿Dónde está la guía de teléfono?

I would like to reverse the charges.

Quiero hacer una llamada a cobro revertido.

I have been cut off.

Me he desconectado.

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