The past two years I’ve had the great fortune to learn Thai language. It has been useful during my travels to Thailand as I can read and write a little (but still a bit too shy to speak).
Please view the articles I have written related to the Thai language (the images may take a while to load):
Thai table calendar with numbers in Thai language
I visit Thailand often during year end and each time, one of my priorities is to buy the Thai calendarRead more.
Decide on your own life and destiny (ชีวิตลิขิตเอง)- inspirational song by Bird Thongchai
Currently I am learning the Thai language, both in reading and writing. And the most effective way to learn howRead more.
How I learned to read numbers in Thai language
Someone once told me that the best way to learn a language is to put yourself in a situation whereRead more.
Nursery poem to help to remember 20 words in Thai language that uses ใ
There are twenty words in the Thai language that uses the vowel mai muan (sarak ใ). There is a poemRead more.
Nice Thai nursery rhyme ไก่ ดู นก
Below is a nursery rhyme shared by my Thai teacher. I quite like the nursery rhyme and would like toRead more.
Thai-English dictionary for Thai users can help you to learn Thai pronounciation
For a non native speaker who is learning to read and write in Thai, one of the challenges faced isRead more.
Good Thai dictionary and phasebook at reasonable price
The most inexpensive place to buy Thai dictionaries and phasebooks are in Thailand itself. Not only that, but you canRead more.
Thai language videos:
Thai language taught by En Asri from Southern Thailand (who can converse in Malay as well due to the proximity of his location with Malaysia). This resulted from a collaboration between the Malaysian and Thai government.
I was fortunate enough to manage to video tape one of the session. Herein are the videos, arranged in chronological order and uploaded in YouTube. As and when I can, I’ve tried to include captions to make it easier for the reader to grasp the words.
- Part 1
- Part 2
- Part 3
- Part 4– consonant ร
- Part 5 – pronounciation
- Part 6
- Part 7– ผ, พ, ฟ , ฝ, ภ, ก, ถ, ม, น, ย, ร , เ ื อ
- Part 8– consonant ล
- Part 9– ว, role of ห in changing tones
- Part 10
- Part 11 -ห, อ, ฮ
- Part 12– how to read Thai vowels
- Song Loy Krathong (with lyrics)