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Don’t travel to Thailand without knowing these 10 verbs

Don’t travel to Thailand without knowing these 10 verbs

Are you planning to visit Thailand? Here are 10 very useful and common Thai verbs related to traveling that you should know before coming. 1. To go = ไป bpai How are you going to Chiang Mai?คุณจะไปเชียงใหม่ยังไงkun jà bpai chiang-mài yang...

How to talk about the weather in Thai

How to talk about the weather in Thai

Talking about the weather is a good starting point for any conversation. In this article, I will tell you all the vocabulary you need to know to be able to talk about the weather in Thai. Vocabulary about weather in Thai Weather, air: อากาศ aa-gàatGood weather:...

Learn how to say the Organs in Thai Language

Learn how to say the Organs in Thai Language

In this article, I will teach you the vocabulary for the organs in Thai. Organs in Thai Brain : สมอง sà-mŏngSkull : กะโหลก gà-lòhkThyroid : ไทรอยด์ tai-roiRibs : ซี่โครง sêe krohngLiver : ตับ dtàpKidney : ไต taiHeart : หัวใจ hŭa jaiLungs : ปอด bpòtTendons : เส้นเอ็น...

Private Parts in Thai (How to say penis and vagina)

Private Parts in Thai (How to say penis and vagina)

Talking about sexual organs / private parts in Thai is often a taboo topic. For the sake of education, I will teach you. Male Private Part Let's start off with the word penis. In Thai there are few ways to say it. จู๋ jŏo This is the most common way to say penis. Most...

Learn how to say the Body parts in Thai Language

Learn how to say the Body parts in Thai Language

In this article, I will teach you the vocabulary for the Body parts in Thai. Head Head: หัว hŭaFace: หน้า nâaHair on head: ผม pŏmEyes: ตา taaEyeballs: ลูกตา lôok dtaaEars: หู hŏoForehead: หน้าผาก nâa pàakNose: จมูก jà-mòokCheeks: แก้ม gâemBeard: เครา kraoMustache:...

Silent ห and อ in Thai

Silent ห and อ in Thai

A common point of confusion for many of my students is when they encounter the silent ห and อ in Thai. This is because when you first learn Thai, you might have thought ห is just a consonant and อ is just a vowel. However, ห and อ can be used as tone modifiers. When...

Showing possession in Thai | Uses of ของ

Showing possession in Thai | Uses of ของ

If you are confused about the usage of ของ (kŏng) in Thai, this article is for you. In this article, I will explain the meaning of ของ (kŏng) and its uses. Let's jump right in. ของ meaning Thing As a noun, ของ (kŏng) means things, goods, and objects. Examples: Can I...

How to talk to Monks in Thai | Monk Specific vocabulary

How to talk to Monks in Thai | Monk Specific vocabulary

Thailand is a Buddhist country and Buddhism is ingrained in our culture in many ways. Festivals, holidays, architecture, books, and even in the language. Thai people use different words when talking about monks. In Thai, monks are พระสงค์ (prá sŏng). For short,...

Learn many words with คำ in Thai

Learn many words with คำ in Thai

คำ (kam) by itself means word. คำ is also used as a component in many words related to things that can be spoken or written. You will see many examples of words with คำ below. Words with คำ (kam) Questionคำถามkam tăamAn Answerคำตอบkam dtòpA recommendationคำแนะนำkam...

Word order in Thai

Word order in Thai

Learning word order in Thai is not so difficult. The main word order is equivalent to English. However, it starts to differ once you start adding in adverbs, or adjectives. But don't worry, by the end of the article, you will understand. Basic word order in Thai The...

Learn many words with น้ำ in Thai

Learn many words with น้ำ in Thai

น้ำ (náam) by itself means water. However, in Thai, น้ำ is used as a component in many different words. For many of them, if you know both components, you can guess the word. You'll see many examples below! Words with น้ำ náam Kindnessน้ำใจ (water, heart)náam jai...

8 different ways to say carry in Thai

8 different ways to say carry in Thai

There are several ways to say carry in Thai. The word you use depends on the action, the amount, or the weight of the object(s). ถือ tĕu ถือ means to hold. It's usually used with small objects like a cellphone or a handbag. In fact, the word phone in Thai is มือถือ...

Different uses of คุณ you might not know

Different uses of คุณ you might not know

One of the first words you probably learned when you started learning Thai is คุณ (kun). But did you know it has a few other meanings? คุณ (kun) is also a way to add a polite / formal title to someone. You can use it like you would use Mr, Ms, Miss, and Mrs in...

Talking about your feelings in Thai

Talking about your feelings in Thai

In this article I will teach you everything you need to know to talk about your feelings in Thai. I will also give you loads of example sentences. Let's start with the most basic words. Feeling: ความรู้สึก kwaam róo sèuk Mood: อารมณ์ aa-romTo feel: รู้สึก róo sèuk...

Learn the meanings of ขี้

Learn the meanings of ขี้

ขี้ (kêe) has 2 meanings. The first meaning is poop 💩. I will explain the second meaning more in-depth. The second meaning of ขี้ (kêe) can't be translated directly to English. ขี้ is a prefix for adjectives that is used when negatively describing someone's...

The cutest way to say I miss you in Thai

The cutest way to say I miss you in Thai

There are a few ways to say I miss you in Thai. Let me list down 3 ways from most formal, cutest, to friendliest. Later, I will give you expressions so you can finally use them with someone you love. To say "miss you" by itself is คิดถึง (kít tĕung). Most formal: I...

What does เธอ really mean

What does เธอ really mean

If you look up เธอ (ter) in the dictionary, you will most likely see that it means "she". เธอ (ter) does mean she, but it also means "you". Let me explain to you what you should know and the 2 meanings of เธอ. 1. She One of the meanings of เธอ (ter) is "she". However,...

Different ways to say happy in Thai

Different ways to say happy in Thai

There are a couple of different ways to express that you are happy in Thai. Let’s learn what they are and any differences between them. Happy มีความสุข mee kwaam sùk มีความสุข (mee kwaam sùk) is the direct equivalent of "to be happy" in Thai. มี (mee) by itself means...

Arachnids and Insects in Thai – Complete List

Arachnids and Insects in Thai – Complete List

I recently wrote my article regarding animals in Thai and it inspired me to write this one regarding arachnids and insects in Thai. A common mistake that even Thai people make are thinking arachnids and insects are the same. Insects in general is แมลง (má-laeng)....

Different ways to say sad in Thai

Different ways to say sad in Thai

There are a couple of different ways to express that you are sad in Thai. Let's learn what they are and any differences between them. Sad - เศร้า sâo The equivalent word of sad in Thai is เศร้า sâo. Examples: Is your mom sad?แม่เศร้าหรอmâe-sâo rŏrWas he sad after his...

Different ways to say ‘to steal in Thai’ | (ขโมย, ปล้น, จี้, วิ่งราว, ชิงทรัพย์)

Different ways to say ‘to steal in Thai’ | (ขโมย, ปล้น, จี้, วิ่งราว, ชิงทรัพย์)

Let's learn the differences between ขโมย, ปล้น, จี้, วิ่งราว, ชิงทรัพย์ (kà-moi, bplôn, jêe, wîng raao, ching sáp) in order to say to rob, to snatch, to steal in Thai. ขโมย (kà-moi) / ลัก (lák) ขโมย (kà-moi) has two meaning. The first meaning is a thief, someone who...

Colors in Thai (Detailed list)

Colors in Thai (Detailed list)

Let's take a look at 25 different colors in Thai. สี (sĕe) by itself means color, that's why you see it before every word. * In order to say light ..., or dark .... (ex. light blue, or dark blue) you just need to add ...อ่อน or ...เข้ม (òn or kâym)...

Complete list of Animals in Thai

Complete list of Animals in Thai

Let's learn some vocabulary about animals in Thai. In general, Animal in Thai is สัตว์ sàt. Table Of ContentsPets สัตว์เลี้ยง sàt líangAnimals in the FARM สัตว์ในฟาร์ม sàt nai faamAnimals with wings สัตว์ปีก (sàt bpèek)Land Animals สัตว์บก sàt bòkLiving...

Vehicles in Thai

Vehicles in Thai

In this article, I will teach you all the vocabulary you need to know about vehicles in Thai. You will know what any vehicle you see is called. Let's start with the easiest word and it is the general word for car and vehicle. The word is รถ rót. You will see รถ rót as...

Here, There, Over there in Thai

Here, There, Over there in Thai

Let's learn how to say here, there, and over there in Thai. Here ที่นี่ ที่นี่ (têe nêe) means here. ที่ (têe) is short for สถานที่ (sà-tăan têe) which means location. นี่ (têe) by itself means this. So ที่นี่ is literally "location this" meaning "here". Examples: I...

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