How to form simple sentences in Turkish

How to form simple sentences in Turkish

You want to learn how to form simple sentences in Turkish? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Turkish lessons complete with useful examples. The house is big, the book is old... we make forming simple Turkish sentences easy.

Simple Turkish sentences

In the present tense, where an English sentence would use the verb 'to be', a typical sentence in Turkish does not use a verb at all. Just the subject and the attribute are used without a verb.


Kapı kapatıldı.
The door is closed.
Kapı yeni.
The door is new.
Kapı büyük.
The door is big.
Kapı küçük.
The door is small.
Kapı açık.
The door is open.
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About Turkish

About Turkish

Turkish is related to many other languages which extend all the way to China such as Turkmen and Uzbek. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Turkish would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Turkish

Learn to get by in Turkish with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Turkish greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Güzel bir konaklama dilerim !
Have a nice stay !
İyi hafta sonları dilerim !
Have a nice weekend !
İyi günler dilerim !
Have a nice day !
İyi eğlenceler dilerim !
Have a nice time !
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Turkish in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Turkish learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Turkish in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Turkish.

Step 10 : Simple sentences in Turkish

You've already learned so much in steps 1 to 9 and we'd like to help you learn even more with this bonus step. Learn the phrases Şu bir kitap, Şu bir sandalye and Şu bir kapı (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases Kapı büyük and Kapı küçük (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases Kapılar büyük and Kapılar küçük (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Turkish sentences including useful examples. Take everything you have learned so far and then teach yourself just a few new words each week. In this way, you'll soon be able to say 100's, if not 1000's of short phrases in Turkish. Give it a try yourself!

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