A brief list of useful Thai travel phrases
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These translations indicate how to say the word phonetically.

hello = SA-WAS-DEE
goodbye = SA-WAS-DEE
please = KOB-KHUN
thank you = KOB-KHUN
it is nice to meet you = YIN-DEE-THEE-RU-JAK
take me to my hotel = PA-PAI-RON-GRAM
where is the bathroom = HONG-NUM-U-NAI
how much does this cost = RA-KA-TAO-RAI
help = CHUAY
doctor = ?
police = ?
pharmacy = ?
taxi = TAXI
train = ROD-FAI
subway = SUB-WAY
bus = ROD-MAIL
street = TA-NONT
left = SAI
right = KWAA
middle = KLANG
under = TAI
beef = NEUA
chicken = KAI
lamb = KAE
fish = PLA
pork = MOO
veal = NEUA-LOOK-WUA
ham = HAM
broil = LUARK
bake = OB
boil = TOM
fry = TODE
vegetable = PAK
salad = SA-LAD
bread = KA-NOM-PANG
cheese = CHEESE
rice = KAO
potato = MUN-FA-RANG
soup = SOUP
chocolate = CHOCOLATE
dessert = KHA-NOM-WAAN
coffee = CAH-FEY
tea = CHA
milk = NOM
beer = BEER
purified water = NUM-PLOUR


Last revision: January 4, 2003
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