The Thai language is like Legos.
If you want to build a solid structure, you need to put down the first few blocks in the right place.
That’s why learning basic Thai sentences is so important!
You need to know the basics before you can build a beautiful castle with your words.
In this lesson, you will learn three fundamental rules of forming basic Thai sentences that are useful in everyday life.
 Sentences with Nouns
Positive form: subject + เป็น /bpen/ + noun
/pŏm bpen kon ang-grìt/
I am English. (*คนอังกฤษ /kon ang-grìt/ literally translates ‘English person’)
/pŏm bpen măw/
I am a doctor.
/káo bpen pûean pŏm/
He/she is my friend.
Negative form: subject + ไม่ใช่ /mâi châi/ + noun
/pŏm mâi-châi kon tai/
I am not Thai. (male speaker)
/chán mâi-châi kon tai/
I am not Thai. (Female speaker)
/pŏm mâi-châi kruu/
I am not a teacher.
/káo mâi-châi faen pŏm/
She is not my girlfriend.
 Sentences with Adjectives
Positive form: Subject + adjective
Food is tasty.
/paa-săa tai ngâai/
Thai Language is easy.
She is beautiful.
Negative form: Subject + + mâi + adjective
/aa-hăan mâi à-ròi/
Food is not tasty.
/paa-săa tai mâi ngâai/
Thai Language is not easy.
/káo mâi sŭai/
She is not beautiful.
 Sentences describe where someone or something is
Positive form: subject + อยู่ /yùu/ + preposition + location
/pŏm yùu tîi bâan/
I am at home.
/káo yùu tîi grung-têep/
He is in Bangkok.
/pít-sâa yùu nai dtûu-yen/
Pizza is in the fridge.
Negative form: subject + ไม่อยู่ /mâi yùu/ + preposition + location
/pŏm mâi yùu tîi bâan/
I am not at home.
/mâe mâi yùu nai hâwng-náam/
Mom is not in the bathroom.
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