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Useful phrases

Small Talk
Hello, how are you?
sawadee krup (ka) sabai dee mai?
I'm very well thank you Sabai dee krup (ka) korp koon krup (ka)
Pleased to meet you. Dee jai tee dai pop khun
My name is ...... (pom) (chaan) chue........
Good bye. La gon
See you again. Laew pop gun mai
Good luck. Kor hai chok dee

I can't speak Thai poot pa-saa thai mai ben, poot pa-saa thai mai dai
Do you speak English pood pa-saa ung-grit ben mai?
I don't understand mai khao jai
Please speak more slowly Phrohd poot cha-cha
I don't know mai saap (mai rue)
Do you understand? Khao jai mai?
Please write it down for me = Chuay Kee-un Hai Noi
Whai is this? Nee a-rai?

it doesn't matter, never mind mai ben rai
Not interesting mai sorn-jai
what time is it? khee morng laew

Be careful Rawung
Sorry Kor Tort
I'm really sorry Chan (Pom) Seua Jai Jing Jing

Darling Teerak/Tirak
I love you Chan raak ter

Could I have a cup of coffee, please? Kor Gah-Fay Tuay Neung?
May I have some more milk? Kor Nom Perm Dai Mai
I can't eat spicy food Chan (Pom) Taan Pet mai dai
A table for two, please Kor doh Sum Rub Song Khon
I didn't order this Chan (Pom) Mai Dai Sung
Bill please. Check Bin
Collect the money please
Gep ngern or Gep taang

Do you have anything cheaper? = Took Gwah Nee Mee Mai?
Does it come in other colours? = Mee See Eun Eak Mai?
Do you have any more of these?
= Bap Nee Mee Eak Mai?
Could you wrap it for me?
= Chuay Hor Hai Noi Dai Mai?
Can I have a receipt?
= Kor Bai Set Rup Ngern?
How much does it cost?
Rah-kah or tao-rai?
Very expensive. Paeng maak
Could you lower the price a little? = Lot Rah Kah Noi Dai Mai?
Very cheap. Took maak
What is the exchange rate for the pound? = Ut Tra Lak Plean Ngern Pound Tao Rai?
Can I try it on? = Kor Long Sai Dai Mai?
Where do I pay? = Jai Ngern Tee Nai
That's a bit expensive = Pang Pai Noi
I'll come back later = Deao Ja Kup Ma Mai

Around the Town
Where is the nearest letter box? = Too Jot Mai Taew tee nai?
Where can I post a letter?
= Song Jot Mai Dai Tee Nai?
I want to go to Lamai? = Pom (Chan) Ja bai Lamai
Where can I park? = Pom (Chan) Jot Rot Dai Tee Nai?
I want to go ……. Yaak ja bai …..
Where is ……. (place/noun)? ……. Yuu nai?
come to see maa haa
go to see bai haa
May I take a photograph? Tai ruup dai mai?

Do you take credit cards? = Tee Nee Rub But Credit Mai?
Would you have my luggage brought up? = Chuay Yok Kra-Pao Maa Hai Noi Dai Mai?
Can I have a bottle of drinking water? = Kor Naam Plao Kooart Neung Dai Mai?
I'm leaving tomorrow? = Pom (Chan) Ja Bai Proong Nee
Where can I buy shoes? = Pom (Chan) Seu Rong-Tao Dai Tee Nai?

Phone Calls
May I use the telephone?
Kor chai torasup dai mai?
I would like to speak to Mr. John
= Kor Poot kup Khun John Dai Mai (krab/kha)
My number is... = Ber Torasup Khong Chan (Pom) Kue .......
When will he be back? = Kao Ja kup Maa Meu-arai
Who's speaking? = Krai Poot
I'll ring back later = Deao Ja Toh Maa Mai

Note: Krab for men, Kha for women
Pom for men, Chan for women

One - Nueng
Two - Song
Three - Saam
Four - See
Five - Haa
Six - Hok
Seven - Jed
Eight - Paird
Nine - Gow
Ten - Sip
Eleven - Sip et
Twelve - Sip song
One hundred - Nueng roi
One thousand - Nueng pan
Ten thousand - Nueng moon

Sunday - wan a-tid
Monday - wan jaan
Tuesday - wan ung karn
Wednesday - wan put
Thursday - wan pha ru had
Friday - wan sook
Saturday - wan sao

January - Mak ka ra khom
February - Kum paa phun
March - Mee na kom
April -Mae sa yon
May - Pruet sa paa khom
June - Mi thu na yon
July - Ka rak ka da khom
August - sing ha khom
September - kan ya yon
October - tu la khom
November - pruet sa ji ka yon
December - thun wa khom

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Saltwater Dreaming
108/3 moo 3
Cheongthalay, Thalang
Phuket 83110
Tel: +66 76 390 664
Fax: +66 76 325629
URL: www.saltwater-dreaming.com

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