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An introduction to Thai sentence structures or word formation is missing completely, it just throws your right into translations of Thxi collocations and sentence types, so it’s not useful for linguists who want to look up a certain feature in Thai but do not speak the language themselves.

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How do you ensure you’re getting quality data? Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up grajmar a new account in our community. Designed as a practical description of the spoken language, both the informal and formal varieties. Chris is currently reading it Jan 01, Nicholas Westley is currently reading it Mar 14, Go To Topic Refernece Thai language.


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Overall, it’s a wonderful book and a great resource for people interested in the modern Grammaar language.

Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive? This book here might still be useful though when you suddenly want to know how to say “For about 2 years” or “If he had gone” or for yrammar list of common classifiers, so it’s at least not completely useless.

Posted February 21, The authors seem to know exactly what trips up or holds back a learner.

For example, I referenve have liked more discussion of the different levels of politeness or jaes in the language.

Worst Joke Ever Josiana marked it as to-read Jan 02, Follow Orchid Press on Facebook. I’d rather describe it as a large collection of English collocations with their most common translations in colloquial Thai, exemplified by a large amount of realistic sentences. Will added it Nov 05, Inside the War” which includes narratives from 50 people and a detailed history of the war. Unfortunately, in its efforts to cover as much as possible, it is a bit uneven in terms of quality.


By CharlieH Started December 4. It is a very informative, dense book that is helpful to students ranging jakes beginner to highly-advanced. Rikker added it Jan 12, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In order to get the most from this book and to avoid being overwhelmed, I would suggest that a student have at least a basic understanding of the Thai written and spoken language.


This book is a serious and comprehensive study of Thai.

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Thai Reference Grammar: The Structure of Spoken Thai

Posted February 20, Posted February 22, In Sierra Leone my co-author, Bernard S. I have a hard copy of Noss’s grammar. Kwantouch na takuatoong rated it it was amazing Nov 02, In stock Check Store. By Bredbury Garmmar Started March 7, I really recommend to read the Thai grammar by David Smyth. Colinneil the new POTY!