Learning Thai With Jen – Useful Thai Phrases at the GYM

Learning Thai With Jen – Useful Thai Phrases at the GYM

– The gym is the perfect place to make friends. Before even uttering a word, you’ve already identified a common interest – keeping fit. And when you do strike up a conversation, there’s plenty to talk about when it comes to weight loss, muscle gain, diet and reps and sets. But breaking the ice can […]

Learning Thai With Jen – How to Refer to Yourself and Others

Learning Thai With Jen – How to Refer to Yourself and Others

– How to refer to yourself and others You – Khun – คุณ Me/I – Chun (female) – ฉัน / Phom (male) ผม Him/he – Khao phu chai – เขาผู้ชาย Her/she – Khao phu ying เขาผู้หญิง We/us – Rao – เรา They – Phuak khao – พวกเขา Man – Phu chai ผู้ชาย Woman – Phu […]

Learning Thai with Jen – 100 Useful Thai Words

Learning Thai with Jen – 100 Useful Thai Words

– 1. come – มา (maa) 2. get – ได้รับ (dai-rub) 3. give – ให้ (hai) 4. go – ไป (pai) 5. keep – เก็บ (geb) 6. let – ปล่อยให้ (ploi- hai) 7. make – ทำให้ (thum-hai) 8. put – วาง (waang) 9. seem – ดูเหมือน (doo-hmoun) 10. take – ใช้เวลา (chai-ve-la) –This means to […]

Learning Thai with Jen – 15 Thai Love Phrases

Learning Thai with Jen – 15 Thai Love Phrases

– Can I have your telephone number? – Cor ber tho-ra-sap kong khun dai mai khrup/ka? (“Cor” goes down in tone. The “ra” in “tho-ra-sap” goes up in tone and the “sap” goes down in tone. “Dai” goes up in tone and “mai” goes down in tone). Can I call you? – Phom thor haa […]

Learning Thai with Jen – Asking for the Bill

Learning Thai with Jen – Asking for the Bill

– When asking for the Bill – When you are at a restaurant (tîi ráan-aa-hǎan), what would you say after finishing eating and drinking? You may say “Bill please” or “Check please” in English. However, it is interesting to know how to say it in Thai, isn’t it? You can say either “chék bin dûai […]

Learning Thai with Jen – At the Immigration Office

Learning Thai with Jen – At the Immigration Office

– At the Immigration Office – THÊE SǍM-NÁK-NGAN TRÙAT KON-KÁO-MEUANG Hello, can I have your passport please? SÀ-WÀT-DEE KRÁP/KÀ, KǍW PHÁT-SÀ-PÀWD DÛAI KRÁP/KÀ Here is my passport. NÊE PHÁT-SÀ-PÀWD KǍWNG PHǑM/CHǍN KRÁP/KÀ How do I apply for a tourist visa? KǍW WEE-ZÂA THÔNG-THÎAO THAM YÀNG-RAI KRÁP/KÁ Please fill out this form. CHÛAI GRÀWK BÀEP-FAWM NÉE […]