Thai-English/English-Thai Dictionary and Phrasebook

Author: James Higbie



Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 197

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This book provides basic grammar and the vocabulary and phrases essential to any traveller. All Thai words are spelled in the English alphabet, thus making it an easy reference for people unfamiliar with Thai script.


Ilocano-English, English-Ilocano : Dictionary and Phrasebook

Author: Carl R. Galvez Rubino

Publisher: Hippocrene Books


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 266

View: 356

Spoken in northern Luzon, Ilocano is the third most popular language of the Philippines with nine million speakers. In-depth pronunciation guides, an extensive vocabulary, and grammatical details.

Beginner's Chinese

Author: Yong Ho

Publisher: Hippocrene Books


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 173

View: 432

This popular introduction to Mandarin Chinese is now accompanied by 2 audio CDs covering each of the ten lessons with a special section devoted to the Pinyin dialect. Each lesson uses dialogues to teach the basics of grammar, vocabulary, everyday speech, and the written language. Exercises reinforce the material covered in the dialogues, and each lesson ends with a 'Cultural Insights' section that offers a deeper view into the Chinese people. Their way of thinking and the constants of their daily life.

Thai-English Dictionary

Author: George Bradley McFarland

Publisher: Stanford University Press


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1019

View: 413

This book contains a large number of words not found in the present Government dictionary and therefore will lead to a better knowledge and use of the Thai language.

Making Out in Thai

A Thai Language Phrasebook & Dictionary (Fully Revised with New Manga Illustrations and English-Thai Dictionary)

Author: John Clewley

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 96

View: 699

Making Out in Thai is a fun, accessible and thorough guide to Thai as it's really spoken in Bangkok, Chiang Mai and throughout Thailand. This is your guide to modern spoken Thai as it is used in everyday interactions in Thailand today—including many colorful expressions and informal phrases not found in any other Thai phrasebook. This fully revised edition of Making Out in Thai features a pronunciation guide for beginners to be able to speak like a native speaker, updated notes on Thai language and culture, even more useful phrases for getting around Thailand and for shopping and ordering a meal and handy tips about communicating with Thais on all sorts of levels. The phrases are organized according to typical situations and encounters, including: Starting a Conversation Discussing Likes and Dislikes Sharing a Meal Going Out on the Town Developing a Romantic Relationship The phonetic pronunciation given for each phrase helps you pronounce it correctly; and in a pinch, you can show the Thai script version to the person you are speaking to. An English-Thai dictionary has also been added to vastly increase your vocabulary, while the new manga illustrations bring the phrases to life and show how they can be used in real-life situations. Making Out in Thai brings you to a whole new level of fluency and communication!

The Rough Guide to Thailand

Author: Paul Gray

Publisher: Rough Guides UK


Category: Travel

Page: 810

View: 656

These acclaimed travel guides feature a dramatic full-color section at the front, design elements to make them easier to use, up-to-date information on restaurants and accommodations, meticulously detailed maps, transportation tips and discussions on geography, natural wonders, landmarks, itineraries, cultural facts and other valuable tips for travelers.

Essential Thai

Speak Thai With Confidence! (Thai Phrasebook & Dictionary)

Author: Michael Golding

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 224

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Portable and user–friendly, this Thai dictionary, phrasebook, and language guide is the best way to start your vacation. If you only want to purchase one Thai language book, Essential Thai is the way to go. Part of Tuttle Publishing's Essential Series, it is an excellent beginner guide to the language of Thailand, and is also designed as a phrasebook—making it the most versatile Thai language learning tool on the market. Essential Thai presents the practical language of everyday interactions by incorporating what to say when meeting people, starting conversations, asking and replying to questions, and a basic grammar and pronunciation guide to help you get started speaking Thai the right way, right away. In addition, language involving terms and phrases covering the latest technology, using social media, and tips on the essentials of travel—like arranging accommodations, dining out, and dealing with transportation and emergencies—is also covered in detail. Both Romanized forms, targeted towards Thai learners, and Thai script are incorporated throughout the book. Essential Thai includes : Over 1,500 essential sentences for everyday use A glossary containing over 2,000 useful terms and expressions A handy format for finding the information you need quickly and easily Latest Thai vocabulary and phrases for smartphones, social media, and more. Extensive information about Thai grammar and pronunciation. Whether you're traveling for business, study or just for fun, Essential Thai will prepare you for conversing in Thai without having to take a full language course.

Rough Guide to Thai Dictionary Phrasebook 2

Author: Lexus (Firm)

Publisher: Rough Guides


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

View: 575

Includes a comprehensive two-way lists, dialogues for situations you'll encounter, tips on customs, etiquette and slang, detailed menu readers for food and drinks, the rules of the language and more.