21 Thai words

thai words i think people should learn:

verbs:
1. mii – have
2. daai (falling tone) – can
3. ao – want
4. poot (falling tone) – speak
5. gin – eat
6. bpai – go
7. maa – come
8. ruu – know
9. chawp (falling tone) – like

adjectives:
10. dii – good
11. suai (rising tone)  – beautiful
12. maak (falling tone) – very
13. a-roi – delicious
14. rawn – hot
15. pet – spicy

grammar:
16. mai (falling tone): negates/makes a negative statement
17. mai (rising tone): makes a question

question words:
18. a-rai – what?
19. tii nai (falling tone – rising tone) – where?

nouns:
20. kaao (falling tone) – rice
21. nam (high tone) – water

this started out as a list of 10 but kept growing…
next i’ll do things i wish i had brought to thailand and things i wish i hadn’t brought

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