Words to use when going shopping.
SHOPPING – ( pronounced = ˈʃɒpɪŋ ) – Noun.
- the purchasing of goods from shops.
- goods bought from shops, especially food and household goods.
|cash and carry||cash machine||cashier||changing rooms|
|charity shop||chemist / pharmacy||cheque||closed|
|closing down sale||cobbler’s||coins||confectioner’s|
|corner shop||counter||credit card||customer|
|debit card||delicatessen||department store||discount|
|D.I.Y.||dress shop||electrical goods||escalator|
|fashion department||fishmonger||fitting room||florist|
|garden centre||gents ouotfitters||gift shop||greengrocer|
|grocer||haberdashery||hardware store||home appliances|
|lift / elevator||manager||market||newagents|
|off licence||open||opening hours||opticians|
|pet shop||petrol staion||post office||purse|
|shoe shop||shopping centre||signature||special offer|
|sweet shop||tailor||till / cash register||tobacconist|
Things you may want to ask when you’re shopping
|Are you open all day?||Are you open every day?|
|Are you open on Saturday afternoons?||Are you open on Sundays?|
|Can I have a refund, please?||Can I pay by cheque?|
|Could I have a receipt, please?||Do you deliver?|
|Do you have any ——— ?||Do you have anything smaller / bigger?|
|Do you have something a little cheaper?||Do you have this in other colours?|
|Do you take credit cards?||Does this have a guarantee?|
|Excuse me, do you work here?||How much are these?|
|How much does this cost?||How much is it?|
|I’d like to return this.||I’d like to speak to the manager.|
|I’m looking for some ———-.||I’m just looking / browsing, thank you.|
|I want to make a complaint.||That’s too expensive.|
|What time do you close?||Where are the changing rooms?|
|Where can I find the toilets, please?||Will you gift wrap that for me, please.|