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"Just looking around" in a shop

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"Just looking around" in a shop

Postby Naga » Fri May 19, 2017 12:09 pm

Many time when I'm in a shop I'm really am just looking around. It's usually the wife who is shopping.

So what colloquial Thai phrase would you use to convey that I don't need any help and that, as we would say to an English speaking shop keeper, "I'm just looking around."
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Re: "Just looking around" in a shop

Postby Toffeeman » Sat May 20, 2017 12:10 am

I say: ผมกำลังดูเฉย ๆ
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Re: "Just looking around" in a shop

Postby bifftastic » Sun May 21, 2017 7:59 pm

Toffeeman wrote:I say: ผมกำลังดูเฉย ๆ

I usually shorten that to just ดูเฉย ๆ ครับ :)
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Re: "Just looking around" in a shop

Postby Naga » Wed May 24, 2017 5:48 am

Thanks much. ดูเฉย was the phrase I was looking for. Such a short memory. ลุงลืมมาก :geek:
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Re: "Just looking around" in a shop

Postby ttthai » Wed Jul 05, 2017 6:31 pm

Just a little bit more polite:
ขอดูก่อนครับ
or
ไม่เป็นไรครับ
http://hip.webutu.com/thaikeyboard.php
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