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10 tips to sound more Thai

10 tips to sound more Thai

https://www.youtube.com/embed/NRqXnvwrr5w Watch the video for some tips not found in this article. Download the Thai transcript for the video here. I have many friends who have learned Thai and speak fluently. However, they don't sound exactly like native Thai...

How to say you deserve it in Thai

How to say you deserve it in Thai

When I was young, 'you deserve it' was one of my favorite phrases that I used every day with my brother. The word is สมน้ำหน้า (sŏm nám nâa) Many times this phrase is shortened to สม (sŏm). You can memorize the whole phrase as a fixed phrase for 'you deserve it'....

How to use เลย

How to use เลย

Have you ever come across the word เลย (loie and find it difficult to understand? เลย (loie) is a very commonly used word in Thai that has a few different meanings. In this article, we will take a look at all of the meanings and their uses. Pass The first use of เลย...

Useful Thai word – ตู้ dtôo

Useful Thai word – ตู้ dtôo

A very useful Thai word is ตู้ dtôo. This is because dtôo is used as a part of many words. ตู้ dtôo by itself means cabinet/closet/cupboard. There are many cabinet-like compound words in Thai that contain ตู้, making it easy to understand words. For example,...

Musical Instruments in Thai 🎶

Musical Instruments in Thai 🎶

In this article, you will learn vocabulary for different musical instruments in the Thai language and about music-related vocabulary. You will also learn about some famous Thai instruments. Let's start with the word for Music and Instruments in general. Music is:...

Different ways to say to persuade/convince in Thai

Different ways to say to persuade/convince in Thai

Just like in English where you can say to persuade, to convince, to talk someone into doing something, to get someone to do something, etc. In Thai, these words which express a similar idea also come in different intensities. In this blog, we will learn all the words,...

Veterans Day in Thai

Veterans Day in Thai

Veterans day in Thailand is a different date than in the USA. In Thailand, Veterans day is on February 3rd. In the USA, Veterans Day is on November 11. Having said this, these days are used to honor the Military and Soldiers. To say Veterans day in the Thai language...

Understanding Royal words in Thai

Understanding Royal words in Thai

Thai royal words or คำราชาศัพท์ (raa-chaa sàp) can be difficult even for Thais themselves because it is not used in everyday conversation. There are 3 cases in which we use royal words: We use it when talking about the royal familyWhen talking about Jesus as written...

How to say Happy Easter in Thai

How to say Happy Easter in Thai

Easter is a celebration of Jesus Christ's resurrection. Since Thai's are 94% Buddhist, Easter is not commonly celebrated in Thailand. However, I will teach you how to say Easter in Thai and talk about Easter related vocabulary. Happy Easter in Thai is...

Different ways to say to pray in Thai

Different ways to say to pray in Thai

There are a few ways to say To pray in Thai depending on how you pray. In this article, I'm going to teach you vocabulary and give you context in which each word is used so that you will be able to use them correctly and naturally. Table Of Contentsอธิษฐาน...

Shapes in the Thai Language

Shapes in the Thai Language

In this article, I will teach you all the vocabulary you need to know to be able to talk about the shapes in Thai. Let's start with the word for Shape, which is รูปทรง (rôop song). Another word you should know, which is a base of many of the words you will learn is...

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