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A

able - bpen

accident - u-but -dti -hed

across - khaam

add - phuem

address - tee yoo

adventure - pha jon phai

advertise - kho sa naar

afraid - klua

after - luang

afternoon (early) - dton baai

afternoon (late) - dton yen

again - eek

age - ah-yu

airport - Sa naam bin

alcohol/whiskey - lao

all - tung mot

alone - Kon dee-o

already - laew

always - sa mer

and - laeh

arm - Khaen

around - roob roob

arrive - ma tueng

ashtray - Tee kia buree

ask - thaam

asleep - norn

at - tee

attractive - soo-eye

aunt - khun paah

a there are no articles in the Thai language

B

bad - mai dee

bakery - Raan kaai ka-nom-bpung

banana - kloo-eye

Bangkok - krung teb

bank - Ta naa kahn

bar - Baa

barber - Raan dtad phom

bathroom - hong nahm

bay - Ao

beach - chai haad

beautiful - soo-eye

beauty salon - Raan serm soo- eye

because - proh waah

bedroom - hong nohn

beef - Nuea

beer - Bier

before - gone

believe - chuea

belt - Kem kut

best - dee tee soot

better - dee gwaa

big - Yai

bill - bin

bitter - kom

black - see dam

blanket - pah hom

blue - see fah

boat - rue-a

body hair - Khon

body - Rang gaai

book shop - Raan kaai nang seu

book - Nang seu

bored - buea

boring - nah buea

bottle opener - tee bperd kuat

bottle - Kuat

bottom - Gon

bowl - jaan

boy - dek chai

boyfriend/girlfriend - fan

bread - ka-nom bpung

breakfast - a-haan chao

bridge - sa-paan

bring - ow maah

broken - dtaeg ( Glass, crystal) Huk(Wood, Plastic )

brown - see nam dtaan

builders' yard - Raan kaai oo-pa-gorn gaw sang

bus station - sa-ta-nee rot may/ rot doy saan , Boh Khoh Soh (common spoken word)

bus - rot doy saan, rot may

busy - Yoong

but - Dtae

butchers - Raan kaai nuea

buy - Seu

back - Lung

C

camera - klong taai roop

can(able) - dai

can(tin) - gra-bpong

can? - dai mai

cannot - mai dai

car - rot yon

careful - ra-wang

carry bag - toong

carry - tue

cat - maew

ceiling - pay daan

chair - gao-ee

cheap - took

cheek - gam

chemist - raan kaai yaa

chest - na-ok

chicken - gai

child - dek

chilli - prik

chips - mun farang tord

chocolate - chock-ga-lat

choose - leuak

cigarette - buree

cinema - rong nung

city - moo -ung

clean (adj.) - sa-art

clean (verb) - tam kwaam-sa-art

clever - chalart

cloud - maayk

close(near) - glaai

close - bpid

clothes - suea paa

clothes shop - raan kaai suea paa

coconut - ma-prao

coffee - ga-fae

cold (adj.) - yen

cold (weather) - nao

colour - see

comb - weee

come - maa

complicated - sub son

condom - toong yahng

contract - san yah

cook - tum a-haan

cough - eye

country - pra-tayt

crab - bpoo

crazy - baa

cup - too aye

curry - gang

cut - dtut

calf - nong

D

dance - dten-rum

dark - mued

date - wan-tee

daughter - look sao

day after tomorrow - wan ma-rue nee

day before yesterday -muea waan suen

day - wan

dead - dtaai

dear(expensive) - paeng

dear/darling - tee rak

degree - ong saa

delay - chaar

delicious - a-roy

deliver - song

dentist - mor fun

dessert - khong waan

difficult - yahk

dine - taan a-haan

dinner - a-haan yen

dirty - sok-a-prok

dish/plate - Jaan

district - amphur

disturb - rob kuan

do, make - tum

doctor - mor

document - ek-ga-saan

dog - maa

don't! - yaah

door - bpra dtoo

down - kang laang

drink - deum

drinking water - nam deum

drive - khup

drunk - mao

dry - hang

dangerous - un-dta-raai

E

earlobe - dting hoo

easy - ngaai

eat - Gin, taan

egg - khai

elbow - koh sohk

electrical shop - raan kaai krueng fai faa

electricity - fai faa

elephant - chung

embassy - sa taan toot

empty(bottle) - plao

empty(room) - wang

energy - gumlung

engine - kru-ung yon

england - pra-tait ungrid

enough - paw

entrance - taang kao

envelope - song jod maai

evening - dton yen

everyone - took kon

everything - took yung

everywhere - took-tee

excellent - yiam

except - yok wen

excuse me - khor tawt

exercise - ok gumlung gai

exit - taang ok

expensive - paeng

eye - dtaa

eyebrow - ki-eew

eyelash - khon dtaa

ear - hoo

F

face - nah

family - krob krua

famous- Dung

far - glaai

farewell - Um laa

fat - Oo-un

father - khun Phor

favorite - Chawp

finger - Niw

finish - set

fire - fai

fish - plaa

floor - Puen hong

flower - doc maai

fly(verb) - bin

food - aa-harn

foot, feet - Tao

forget - Luem

fork - Sohm

fresh - sot

friday - Wan sook

friend - Puean

from - Jaak

front - nah

fruit - polla-mai

full - tem

fun - sa nook

fall - dok

G

garbage - ka yaa

garden - suan

gateway - tahng khao

germany - pra tait yerr ma nee

get - dai rub

giant - yuk

gift - kong kwean

give - hai

glad - yin dee

glass - gaew

glasses - Wan dtaa

go - Bai

gold - tong

good afternoon - Sawaddee

good bye - laa gon

good evening - Sawaddee don yen

good morning - Sawaddee don chao

good night - Ra-tree-sa-wad

government - rat ta baan

grandmother - khun yaa, khun yaai

grape - a-ngun

grass - yaa

great(big) - ying yai

green - keeow

grill - yung

groom - jao bao

grow - teb too

guilty - phid

get-up - look kuen

H

half - Krueng

hand - Mue

handbag - Gra-pao

happy - Mee kwaam sook

hard (difficult) - yahk

hard (strong) - khang

have - Mee

he - Kao

head - hua

headache - puard hua

heart - hua Jai (physical word), jai (emotion)

heavy - Nuk

heel - Son tao

hello - Sawaddee

help - choo-eye

her - ter

here - Tee nee

hers - Kong ter

high - Soong

highway - taang luang

hips - Sa-poh

his - Kong kao

holiday - wan yuut

hope - wang

horse - Maa

hospital - Rong pa yaa baan

hot - Rorn

hotel - Rong raem

hour - cha moong

house, home - Baan

how many, how much - tao rai

how many? kee ......?

how - Yaang-rai

hurt - jeb

hair - Pom

I

I (woman) - Chan

ice - nam kang

identification card - bart pra cha chon

if - thaa

imagine - jin ta na karn

importance - sam kaan

impossible - bpen pai mai dai

in - nai

injury - baad jeb

instructor - a-jarn

intelligence/clever/smart - chalard

interest - son jai

interview - suum part

invite - chuern

is, am, are (object) - Bpen

is, am, are (place) - Yoo

is. am, are (person) - Keu

island - koh

isn't it? ? chai mai?

it - Mun

its - Khong mun

I (man) - Phom

 

J

jackfruit - ka noon

jail - kook

jasmine - mali

jelly - woon

jellyfish - maeng ka proon

job/work - ngaan

join - kao ruam

joke - dta lok

journey - duen taang

juice - naam pholamai

jump - ga dort

Japan - Yi-poon

K

keep - keb rak saa

key - khun jay

kid/child - dek

kidnap - lak paa tua

kidney - Dtai

kill - khaa

kilogram - kilo

kind (hearted)- jai dee

kitchen - kruea

knee - kao

knife - Meed

knock - koh

know (a thing) - Roo

know (a person) - Roo jak

Korea - Gow-lee

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