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4 Words to replace “mak” (“VERY”) in Thai

4 Words to replace “mak” (“VERY”) in Thai

Are you tired of using the word มาก (mâak) which means very in THAI? If the answer is yes then this article will be of great benefit to you. Here we will take a look at 4 words you can use as alternatives to มาก (mâak) (Very in Thai). #1 จังเลย (jang loie) If you live...

9 Reasons Why You Should Learn Thai

9 Reasons Why You Should Learn Thai

A lot of tourists/Ex-pats have been in Thailand for a long time and don’t make an effort to learn Thai.  While you can get by with just knowing English in big cities like Bangkok or Chiang Mai, it is less than Ideal.  You are missing out on meaningful...

How do you express ‘F*** it!’ in Thai

How do you express ‘F*** it!’ in Thai

When you have a strong feeling you just want to say "I don't care anymore", "let it go!", or "F*** it". How would you say it in Thai? Here we will learn 3 different intensity in expressing just that. #1 ช่าง! (châang) This is a one-word expression which means 'let it...

10 words that will make you sound very Thai

10 words that will make you sound very Thai

In every language, there are always some words that make you sound more like a native. It is mostly these things that are not written in Thai books, that you have to find out on the street. Here we are about to find out 10 words that will make you sound very Thai. #1...

Differences between ทำ and ทำให้ (tam and tamhai)

Differences between ทำ and ทำให้ (tam and tamhai)

Let's discover some differences between the word ทำ and ทำให้ (tam and tamhai) ทำ (tam) to do we use 'tam' to simply mean to do. Though it can be combined with other words to create another verb such as ทำ + อาหาร (do + food) = to cook or ทำ + งาน (do + work) = to...

Different Uses of ให้ (hai)

Different Uses of ให้ (hai)

According to the Thai dictionary, the word ให้ (hâi) means to give. True, but is that it? Of course not. Let's take a closer look at this word that in many of its uses, cannot be translated literally to English. Here are some different uses of ให้ (hâi). ให้ = to give...

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