Categories
Podcast episodes

4: 10 expressions to help you learn more Thai during a conversation

You will learn:

  • useful phrases to use when you don’t understand or need clarification;
  • how to ask questions, so you can keep learning Thai while engaging in a conversation;
    Suitable for learners at a beginner level or higher

** Timestamp **
[01:15] All sentences
[05:25] Explanation for each sentence

Like this show? Show your support by getting Khru Nan’s books (available in most countries) and shopping on Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de. Get fast & free delivery with Amazon Prime (free trial on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).

* Disclosure: I get commissions / royalties for purchases of these products. Thank you for supporting You too can learn Thai!

** Sentences **
Thai transcription provided by thai-language.com. Capital letters at the end of each syllable indicate tones.

ขอโทษ ไม่เข้าใจ
khaawR tho:htF maiF khaoF jaiM
“Sorry, I don’t understand.”

พูดอีกทีได้ไหม
phuutF eekL theeM daiF maiR
“Can you say that again?”

พูดช้า ๆ หน่อยได้ไหม
phuutF chaaH chaaH naawyL daiF maiR
“Can you speak slowly please?”

ภาษาอังกฤษแปลว่าอะไร
phaaM saaR angM gritL bplaaeM waaF aL raiM
“What does it mean in English?”

ภาษาไทยพูดว่ายังไง
phaaM saaR thaiM phuutF waaF yangM ngaiM
“How do you say that in Thai?”

พูดอย่างนี้ใช่ไหม
phuutF yaangL neeH chaiF maiR
“This is how you say it, right?” “Is this correct?”

พูดอย่างนี้ได้ไหม
phuutF yaangL neeH daiF maiR
“Can I say it this way?” “Is this sentence okay?”

คำนี้ใช้ยังไง
khamM neeH chaiH yangM ngaiM
“How do you use this word?”

เขียนให้หน่อยได้ไหม
khiianR haiF naawyL daiF maiR
“Can you write that down for me please?”

ช่วยพูดภาษาไทยกับฉันเยอะ ๆ นะคะ
chuayF phuutF phaaM saaR thaiM gapL chanR yuhH yuhH naH khaH
ช่วยพูดภาษาไทยกับผมเยอะ ๆ นะครับ
chuayF phuutF phaaM saaR thaiM gapL phohmR yuhH yuhH naH khrapH
“Please speak Thai to me frequently.” “Please speak a lot of Thai to me”

* Get Khru Nan’s books (available in most countries). See other products on Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.de.

** Extra sentences **

ภาษาสเปนแปลว่าอะไร
phaaM saaR saL bpaehnM bplaaeM waaF aL raiM
“What does it mean in Spanish?”

ภาษาจีนแปลว่าอะไร
phaaM saaR jeenM bplaaeM waaF aL raiM
“What does it mean in Chinese?”

คำว่า … ใช้ยังไง
khamM waaF … chaiH yangM ngaiM
“How do you use the word …?”

ฉันชอบอาหารไทย
chanR chaawpF aaM haanR thaiM
“I like Thai food.”

ฉันชอบอาหารไทยเหมือนกัน
chanR chaawpF aaM haanR thaiM meuuanR ganM
“Similar to you, I also like Thai food.”


Get Khru Nan’s books (available in most countries). Shop other products on Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.de.

Try Amazon Prime to get fast & free delivery. Get a free trial on Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk.

* Disclosure: I get commissions / royalties for purchases of these products and your enrollment in Amazon Prime free trial. Thank you for supporting You too can learn Thai!