Thai for Beginners has ratings and 8 reviews. Joe said: I am finding this book very useful, but it gets confusing because it and another book I have. Results 1 – 30 of 37 Discover Book Depository’s huge selection of Benjawan-Poomsan-Becker books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 19 million titles. Speak Like A Thai Volume 2 – Thai Slang and Idioms (Speak Like a Thai) (Speak Like a Thai). Benjawan Poomsan Becker. from: N/A.
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Recommended books to be studied An easy to use Thai language textbook designed for either self-study or classroom use. Days of the week; months; tone marks with high consonants; low consonants introduced Lesson 6: So if you are a self-learner be aware that learning grammar from this book is li For learning Thai script and vocabulary this book is excellent, but for learning grammar it is not that good: Sergejs rated it liked it Apr 02, Just put it in one section of the book, don’t chop it up!
San Francisco, California Current city. Lists with This Book. In the United States I have another flourishing career as a legal and medical Thai and Lao interpreter. Temporarily out of stock. Thai for Beginners is mediocre, but priced reasonably.
Jul 15, Emma rated it it was ok Shelves: I am learning this language still so I am only half way through, but I know enough. I appreciate that this text does not romanize from the start, but what is the point if the alphabet is so spread out? Please try your request again later. That might get a couple more teeth showing in your next header photo of her. June 29, at 3: However, I believe most products still have a lot of room for improvement. One of the biggies for me in the beginning was Improving Your Thai Pronunciation.
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Here is my favorite review of this title on Amazon. Common Thai proverbs and sayings. I think this book is ideally used in a class where a teacher can explain benjawwan grammar in more detail and can give you grammar exercises to do, for self-learners with higher ambitions I think Smyth’s TY book is much bedker because it covers the script AND explains the grammar. She has written and developed content for more than twenty books and Smartphone apps for English speakers to learn the Thai and Lao languages.
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March 4, at 8: The phrasebook can be searched both ways Thai—English and English—Thai making it useful to both English and Thai speakers. If you still prefer to use Becker’s book I highly recommend that you complement it with Moore’s ‘Colloquial Thai’ to get a good coverage of the grammar. All have been invaluable to me and were well worth the money spent. Documents can be faxed to us for translation quotes.
Nice to be away from the computer. Her language books and apps are praised as being easy to read, user-friendly, and highly informative and she is regarded as an authority on the languages and social customs of Thailand and Laos.
While obtaining her M. Benjawan Poomsan Becker was born in Bangkok and spent her childhood in Yasothon, a small province in rural northeast Thailand.
It offers a basic introduction. I hope to be a little more proficient by then.