The Money Exchange

Talking at the money exchange can be a difficault experience. These 12 German phrases will give you the edge when discussing money.

Speaking German at the money exchange
      
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Pronunciation
Where's the bureau de change?
Wo ist eine Wechselstube?
voe ist iy-ner vek-sel-shtoo-ber
I want to change...
Ich möchte... wechseln.
ixh merxh-ter... vek-seln
some travellers' cheques
Reiseschecks
riy-zer-shecks
some dollars/pounds
Dollars/Pfund
doll-arss/pfoont
Will you change this into...
Ich möchte das in... tauschen.
ixh merxh-ter dass in... tow-shen
French francs
französische Francs
fran-tser-si-sher fro(ng)
Swiss francs
Schweizer Franken
shviy-tser frank-en
Austrian schillings
Österreichische Schilling
er-stair-riyxh-ish-er shill-ing
Deutschmarks
D-Mark
day-mark
What's the exchange rate?
Wie steht der Wechselkurs?
vee shtayt dair vek-sel-koors
How much commission do you charge?
Wie viel Kommission verlangen Sie?
vee-feel kom-mis-sioen fair-lang-en zee
Can I have some small notes?
Kann ich kleine Scheine haben?
kan ixh kliy-ner shiy-ner har-ben