January 5, 2012
How to Effectively Learn Thai Language
Online dating has become an uprising trend in modern society. With the help of online dating services, to find a Thai wife becomes a piece of cake. The obstacle for language difference no longer exists because high quality translators offered by dating agencies stand by, for 24 hours to make sure the communication between the daters go smoothly. Even so, learning Thai language is still a must, especially for those guys who have made up their minds to find a Thai wife. After all, how to effectively learn Thai language? Below guidelines may be helpful for you.
First of all, find a good book to learn the basis of Thai Language including alphabet, consonant and vowel sounds before getting down to anything else. Just like learning Chinese, all the factors mentioned above is fundamental in learning a language. Here, I recommend you a very nice book, namely, “Learn the Thai Alphabet in 60 Minutes”. If you don’t want to spend money on it, you can download the Ebook version.
Secondly, ask a native Thai speaker to teach you distinguishing the nuances of the sounds. Since you’re totally new to it, there must be a lot of things that you can’t understand. Of course you can find the relative MP3 or video to learn. However, asking the native Thai speaker can save you time, and make sure all your pronounce accurate. For a beginner, to accurately pronounce the alphabet, consonant and vowel is of great importance, which directly affect your spoken language in the future.
Thirdly, write down the pneumonic hints which can assist your pronunciation, especially when you learn Thai language on your own. If possible, record your learning sessions, so that you can replay them in your non-class time.
Fourthly, practice as often you can, which is the must procedure for learning any language. The more you practice, the better you are. It’s the best to speak with Thai people as possible as you can.
Fifthly, make full use of the advanced technology. For example, you can find as many learning materials as you can. For time emergency, you can use your Iphone mobile to download some free podcasts from the Apple Itunes stores.
Anyway, it is practice that counts more than anything. Finally, good luck! Below attaches the Daily Thai language for your reference. Enjoy!