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Particle Usage in Thai

  1. Particles can help you sound more polite.
  2. Men and women can both say ka or Ѻ krap in normal circumstances.
  3. Particles are often used to adjust the way things are said, like tones are used in English.
  4. Some particles are more informal than others so be careful.
  5. Using particles will make your Thai sound much more "real".

Particle Usage
Ѻ, Friendly, answer a question affirmatively.
, Encourage, inform
Persuade, soften a question, exclaim!
ЫMake a commment
йInform about a future action
ШMake a suggestion (agree something)
ԹRemembered something
ԨMake a suggestion (you should...)
˹ + , , Persuade


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