NOTE: Some Thai men use ‘chan’ when speaking to “very close female friends” , not to men nor older and younger women.
What is Ter Thai?
เธอ : Ter = [Personal pronoun] you ; she (used to refer to a woman and sometimes women use this word to address a man)
What does noo mean in Thai?
THAI LANGUAGE LESSONS L12 – Pronouns & Titles
|tahn||you (polite and formal)|
|noo||you (from an elder to a child or younger)|
|gair||you (informal and rough sounding)|
Why do Thai speak in third person?
The “third person” that the questioner is asking about is usually defined as using “he”, “she”, “it” or a person’s name. … When Thais use their name in this way they are not speaking in the “third person” but are really speaking in the “first person”. They are simply using one way (of many) to say “I” in Thai.
What does Pom Pom mean in Thai?
It’s spelled ครับผม [kʰráp pʰǒm], but can sound a lot like “kappom” when spoken fast. It’s a frequent Thai interjection used by male speakers and indeed indicates affirmation, so it can be translated as “Yes.” or “Right.” or “Aye.”
What does Mai Dai mean in Thai?
L7 – mai dai: cannot or did not.
Can you hold hands in Thailand?
Holding hands is OK for foreigners, but rarely seen at locals. * It is not acceptable to touch someone’s head – not even children’s; the head is considered to be the most sacred part of the human body.
What does Kiki mean in Thai?
adjective. happy. Another aspect of the meaning of “len” is in negative expressions such as “mai len duay”, which means not wanting to have anything to do with. This can be considered “kiki at” meaning Lazy!
Is Thai hard to learn?
The language, with its seemingly curlicue letters may look difficult at first glance, but with language apps, Youtube videos, and lessons via Skype, learning Thai is actually quite easy, and it’s highly recommended and possible to learn the language before setting foot in Southeast Asia.
How fast can I learn Thai?
You always study minimum 3 days per week, but rarely more. You’re not entirely sure about your approach but you try different things. For someone in this situation, learning Thai to an upper intermediate level might take 4-6 years or possibly longer.
What does Khob Khun Ka mean?
Thank you ⇒ Khob khun ka ขอบคุณค่ะ（kʰɔ̀ɔp kʰun kʰâ）