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to do ; to make ; to produce ; to create 

ทํา Tu

 

[Action verb] to do ; to make ; to produce ; to create 

2

job ; work ; task 

งาน Ngaan 

 

[Noun] job ; work ; task 

3

What

อะไร À-rai? 

 

[Question] what

[Noun] the thing ; thing that ... (used in specifying something by not saying the name of that thing, as in the word ‘what’ in the sentence ‘I will have what you have’.) 

4

be ; is/am/are (status)

เป็น Bpe’n 

 

[state verb] be ; is/am/are (status)

role (the function assumed or part played by a person or thing in a particular situation such as job, duty, character in performance) e.g. Kăo Bpe’n Kruu = He’s a teacher. 

 

5

teacher 

ครู Kruu 

อาจารย์ Aa-jaan 

 

[Noun] teacher 

6

office

ออฟฟิศ Òrb-fíd 

 

[Noun] [Modifier] office 

7

What work do you do? / What is your job? 

Koon Tum Ngaan À-rai? Kr

 

Koon    Tum        Ngaan         À-rai?     Kr

you    do/make   job/work      what     polite

8

I am a teacher 

Chn Bpe’n Kruu Kâ

 

Chn      Bpe’n               Kruu            Kâ

    I         be:is/am          teacher      polite                

                   are

9

How about you? / What work do you do? 

Láew Koon Tum Ngaan À-rai? Ká

 

Láew Koon     Tum             Ngaan         À-rai?     Ká

and     you     do/make     job/work     what     polite

10

I do office work 

Pŏ’m Tum Ngaan Òrb-fíd Krb

 

Pŏ’m      Tum               Ngaan    Òrb-fíd      Krb

  I       to do/make        work        office       polite

11

to teach ; instruct ; educate ; coach ; tutor ; guide 

สอน Sŏrn 

 

[Action verb] to teach ; instruct ; educate ; coach ; tutor ; guide 

12

language 

ภาษา Paa-Săa 

 

[Noun] language 

13

Thai 

ไทย Tai 

 

[Noun] [Modifier] Thai 

14

Thai Language

ภาษาไทย Paa-Săa Tai

 

Paa-Săa       Tai  

language    Thai

15

person + ... 

นัก Nk + ... 

 

[Prefix] person + ... (must used in front of a verb to change the verb to an occupation word. see นักเรียน : Nk + Rean = student) 

16

to study ; to learn

เรียน Rean 

 

[Action verb] to study ; to learn 

17

student 

นักเรียน Nk+Rean 

 

[Noun] student 

18

at, in

ที่ Têe 

 

it has many meanings depending where it’s added in the sentence;
• [Preposition] at ; in (used in front of places to express location in a particular place or position) e.g. ท่ีบ้าน : Têe Bâan = at home (Bâan means house; home)
• [Noun] place ; space ; spot ; land e.g. ฉันมีที่ : Chŭn Mee Têe = I have a land. 

19

which?

ไหน Năi? 

 

[Question] which? 

20

which place? ; where?

ที่ไหน Têe~Năi? 

 

[Question] which place? ; where? 

21

house ; home ; habitation ; hometown

บ้าน Bâan 

 

[Noun] house ; home ; habitation ; hometown 

22

Where do you work? 

Koon Tum Ngaan Têe~Năi? Ká

 

Koon       Tum               Ngaan        Têe~Năi?           Ká

you      to do/make    job/work      which place?     particle 

23

I work at the council 

Pŏ’m Tum Ngaan Têe Council Kr

 

Pŏ’m          Tum            Ngaan   Têe    Council    Kr

  I          to do/make   job/work    at     council    particle 

24

How about you? / and what work do you do? 

Láew Koon Tum Ngaan À-rai? Ká

 

Láew   Koon     Tum              Ngaan       À-rai?        Ká

 and     you     to do/make   job/work     what?     particle 

25

I do office work 

Pŏ’m Tum Ngaan Òrb-fíd Krb

 

Pŏ’m  Tum             Ngaan        Òrb-fíd    Krb

  I      to do/make    job/work     office     particle 

26

to teach ; instruct ; educate ; coach ; tutor ; guide 

สอน Sŏrn 

 

[Action verb] to teach ; instruct ; educate ; coach ; tutor ; guide 

27

language 

ภาษา Paa-Săa 

 

[Noun] language 

28

Thai 

ไทย Tai 

 

[Noun] [Modifier] Thai 

29

Thai language 

ภาษาไทย Paa-Săa Tai 

 

Paa-Săa       Tai 

Language   Thai

[Noun] Thai language 

30

person + ...

นัก Nk + ... 

 

[Prefix] person + ... (must used in front of a verb to change the verb to an occupation word.