How to start a conversation in Russian

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Did you have a good journey?

Как вы доехали?

It is a long time since we met.

Я давно не видел вас.

Have you been here before?

Вы были здесь раньше?

Have you seen... ?

Вы видели... ?

How do you feel?

Как вы себя чувствуете ?

Fine, thank you.

Хорошо, спасибо.

I am from...

Я из...

We are from...

Мы из...

I am here...

Я приехал...

... on business.

... по делам.

... as a tourist.

... как турист.

We are here...

Мы приехали...

... on business.

... по делам.

... as tourists.

... как туристы.

I know very little Russian.

Я говорю по-русски плохо.

Do you speak English?

Вы говорите по-английски?

What is that called in Russian?

Как зто называется по-русски?