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Thai Body Parts Word Match Posted by on Jul 31, 2013

In an earlier blog post ( I talked about Thai body part vocabulary and how to use these words in sentences. This post will help give you practice with those words, as well as reading and spelling them. Print out this sheet. Then, below, draw a line from the English word on the right to…

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The Hand Posted by on May 13, 2013

In the last post we learned the basic body parts. Now that you’ve learned a general list of body parts, let’s go to the intermediate level and get more specific with one of them: the hand (meuu1 มือ).

Thai Body Parts Posted by on May 9, 2013

In Thai culture, different body parts are worthy of different levels of respect. This respect is determined by the height from the ground. For example, the head is the highest and should be revered, while the feet are the lowest and are therefore used to show disrespect. As such, touching a Thai on the head…

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