|The goal of this lesson is to learn vowel and consonant
ending, xາມ, xິມ, xີມ, xຶມ, xືມ,xຸມ, and xູມ and to pronounce them with Lao consonant. You can
practice listening and reading by clicking on the button below or the underlined words.
Listening and Reading
Practice 1: Reading with Vowels
To find out what tones
these syllables have, please click tone.
Some of these syllables do not have meaning attached to them.
NM - no meaning.
The goal is to practice reading and listening.
Practice 2: Reading and Listening
The goal is to listen and identify syllables that you hear.
Each syllable is separated by spaces.
ພາ(to take), ໄປ(to go), ຢາມ(to visit), ໂຮງ(company/place), ພິມ(to print), ຄີມ(wrench), ປຶ້ມ(book), ເເມງມູມ(spider), ເເມງ(insect), ຂາມ(tamarin), ຖາມ(to ask), ຕາມ(to follow), ໃບ(leaf), ສິມ(statue housing), ຊີມ(to taste), ອີ່ມ(full (after eating)), ຊຶມ(to daze), ຢືມ(to borrow), ລືມ(to forget), ຕື່ມ(to add some more), ດື່ມ(to drink), ນ້ຳ(water), ຂຸມ(hole/pothole/ditch), ຄຸມ(pushy), ໄມ້(wood), ດູມ(button), ເສື້ອ(shirt)