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Flag day in Thai 🇹🇭

Flag day in Thai 🇹🇭

Every country has a different flag day. In the USA, Flag day is on June 14. In Thailand, Flag day is on September 28. Flag day in Thai is วันพระราชทานธงชาติไทย (wan prá râat taan tong-châat-tai). วัน (wan) means day. พระราชทาน (prá râat taan)...

Useful Thai word: แอบ 🤫

Useful Thai word: แอบ 🤫

แอบ (àep) is a very useful Thai word that you can add before verbs to give the feeling of "secretly" or "covertly". For example, to secretly like someone/have a crush on someone = แอบชอบ (àep chôp). ชอบ (chôp) by itself means to like. Let's see some more...

Useful Thai word: ผู้

Useful Thai word: ผู้

ผู้ (pôo) is used as a part of many words in Thai. So you will definitely hear this word a lot. Even if you don't know what the entire word means if you hear (pôo) you will know it has something to do with a person or people. If you know the word that comes after pôo...

Why do Thai people say อะ à

Why do Thai people say อะ à

อะ (à) is a particle in Thai that sticks to the end of sentences to make the phrase sound softer and less blunt. You can stick it behind absolutely any word that you say, however, too much is not always good. Let's take a look at some examples. With Questions: Is it...

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,...

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