Archive | November, 2014

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VIDEO: Take Care of Yourself

Thai useful expression that can be used in everyday conversation “take care of yourself“ ‘Take care’ in Thai ดูแล duu-lae ‘Oneself’ is ตัวเอง  dtua-eeng Take care of yourself is “ดูแลตัวเอง /duu-lae dtua-eeng/“ When we tell someone to do something , the particle นะ ná is added to soften our statement and make you sound friendly. The complete […]

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VIDEO: Giving Directions

This lesson you will be learning basic words for directions as well as how to ask for directions. It is useful to know words and phrases that will let you talk about going places, as well as understand what someone else says when giving simple directions. 🙂 BASIC DIRECTIONS:  ตรง /dtrong/ means straight ไป /bpai/ means […]

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Loi Krathong Festival

Loi Krathong festival  (ประเพณีลอยกระทง) is celebrated throughout Thailand. It takes place on the evening of the full moon night of the 12th month in the traditional Thai lunar calendar which is a great flood season; it usually falls in November (พฤศจิกายน). The word ลอย /loi/ means ‘to float’ and Krathong กระทง /grà-tong/ is a small lotus-shaped floating […]

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