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background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Thai words and their origins

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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby jess22 » Sat Feb 18, 2012 3:03 am

That's true Michael. I could only imagine how challenging it would be to need to remember what to say in not only english, but also in Thai as well.

Regardless of how it may sound to them, the crowd will surely respect you for the effort though. Good luck to you hope it goes well.

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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby black7floyd » Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:31 am

I Have been to Thailand and have attended several marriages there. Try incorporating this into your speech: ‘อาจเจ้าสาวและเจ้าบ่าวอยู่อย่างมีความสุขจนจบของเวลาและให้มีการรักไม่ได้เกลียด’. Have a wonderful trip and wishes to the bride and groom!
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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby jackreal94 » Fri Jan 18, 2013 5:17 am

My best friend’s girlfriend is from Thailand, they are now engaged. They are planning the wedding in Thailand and they have invited me as well. I will be going to Thailand next month, I was wondering if there is any kind of crash course to learn the Thai language in a month, at least the basics.
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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby John » Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:46 am

Jack,

I suggest you contact one of the teachers listed in the Thai Language Instruction part of this forum.
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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby Casper » Thu Oct 03, 2013 12:22 pm

Oh, It is easy to learn the Thai language. I was there for 2 months with my relatives family last year and I did learn to understand thai and to speak a few words. So there is no terror, you can go to the websites and learn some words in Thai and just prepare a speech.

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Re: background of 'wedding' & 'marriage'

Postby yaghaji » Sun Jan 12, 2014 11:08 am

'taeng' + 'ngan'; and 'som' + 'rote mean marriage but 'som' + 'rote' it old fashion.
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