Point 8: Primary and secondary uses of ha3j
|I gave him ten baht.||ผมให้เงินเขาสิบบาท|
|He sent a book to me.||เขาส่งหนังสือให้ผม|
|He bought a book for me.||เขาซื้อหนังสือให้ผม|
As a primary verb hâj means "to give...."; as a secondary verb it generally means "to" or "for". There is also another verb hâj which means "to let, to have (someone do something)"; this latter word is discussed in UNIT 14, Word Study, Point 3.