Useful Words

 

THAI LISTENING AIDS ENGLISH

kʉ̀p

almost

campen

to be necessary

nŭu

you (speaking to a child)

chăn

I (speaking to a child or to an intimate)

lákhɔɔn

play (drama)

duu  lákhɔɔn

to see a play

krom

department

sĭnláp̀akɔɔn

fine arts

lɛ́ɛwtɛ̀ɛ

to depend on

khonphaathiˆaw

one who takes someone out or escort

tátsĭn

to decide

tátsĭncay

to make up one's mind

yɔɔ

to flatter

yɔˆɔm   càʔ

to be likely to

thɛ́ɛ

to be genuine

ŋăw

to be lonesome

phləən

to be oblivious of

nŭu

(title used before names of little children)

láp

to be secret

khwaamláp

secret

sʉ́k   thálăaŋ

"The Battle of thàlăaŋ"

sádɛɛŋ

to display, show

pen  ʔan   tòk  loŋ

it's agreed

khátkhɔˆŋ

to object

kràap

to prostrate oneself

laa

to depart

kràablaa

to take leave of (one's elders or superiors)

hăay

to disappear

yuˆŋ

to be complicated

thaamádaa

to be usual or common

fàkfày

to be absorbed (in)

kaanŋaan

work

thăanáʔ

positon ('status')

daˆyyin

to hear