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INTRODUCTION
Jonathan:Hi everyone, I’m Jonathan.
Jing:And I’m Jing!
Jonathan:And welcome to Culture Class: Essential Thai Vocabulary, Lesson 12! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Geography &Nature. These are five common plants in Thailand. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at ThaiPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jonathan:Jing, what’s our first word?
Jing:มะลิ
Jonathan:Jasmine
Jing:(slow) มะลิ (regular) มะลิ
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Jing:มะลิ
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:One of the most common flowers in Thailand is jasmine.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Jing:(normal) ดอกมะลิคือสัญลักษณ์ของวันแม่ในประเทศไทย
Jonathan:Jasmine is the symbol of Mother's day in Thailand.
Jing:(slow) ดอกมะลิคือสัญลักษณ์ของวันแม่ในประเทศไทย
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Jing:กล้วยไม้
Jonathan:Orchid
Jing:(slow) กล้วยไม้ (regular) กล้วยไม้
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Jing:กล้วยไม้
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:One of Thailand’s most important exports is the orchid.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Jing:(normal) กล้วยไม้มากกว่า 1,000 ชนิดถูกพบในประเทศไทย
Jonathan:More than 1,000 types of orchid are found in Thailand.
Jing:(slow) กล้วยไม้มากกว่า 1,000 ชนิดถูกพบในประเทศไทย
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Jing:กุหลาบ
Jonathan:Rose
Jing:(slow) กุหลาบ (regular) กุหลาบ
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Jing:กุหลาบ
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Like people in other countries, Thai people give roses to their lovers on Valentine's day. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Jing:(normal) ปากคลองตลาด คือตลาดดอกไม้ของกรุงเทพ ที่ที่คุณสามารถหาซื้อดอกกุหลาบและดอกไม้อื่นๆ ได้อย่างง่ายดาย
Jonathan:Pak Khlong Talat is the flower market of Bangkok, where you can easily buy roses and other flowers.
Jing:(slow) ปากคลองตลาด คือตลาดดอกไม้ของกรุงเทพ ที่ที่คุณสามารถหาซื้อดอกกุหลาบและดอกไม้อื่นๆ ได้อย่างง่ายดาย
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Jing:ดอกอันชัญ
Jonathan:Butterfly pea
Jing:(slow) ดอกอันชัญ (regular) ดอกอันชัญ
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Jing:ดอกอันชัญ
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The butterfly pea is native to Asia.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Jing:(normal) ในประเทศไทย มีแชมพู และครีมนวดผมที่ทำมาจากดอกอันชัญ
Jonathan:In Thailand, there are shampoos and conditioners that are made using the butterfly pea flower.
Jing:(slow) ในประเทศไทย มีแชมพู และครีมนวดผมที่ทำมาจากดอกอันชัญ
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the last word?
Jing:ต้นจามจุรี
Jonathan:Monkey pod
Jing:(slow) ต้นจามจุรี (regular) ต้นจามจุรี
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Jing:ต้นจามจุรี
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Monkey pods are the symbol of Chulalongkorn University, the most respected university in Thailand. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Jing:(normal) มีต้นจามจุรีมากมายในจุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย
Jonathan:There are a lot of monkey pods at Chulalongkorn university.
Jing:(slow) มีต้นจามจุรีมากมายในจุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย
QUIZ
Jonathan:Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Jing will give you the Thai – please say the English meaning out loud! Are you ready?
Jing:มะลิ
[pause]Jonathan:Jasmine
Jing:กล้วยไม้
[pause]Jonathan:Orchid
Jing:กุหลาบ
[pause]Jonathan:Rose
Jing:ดอกอันชัญ
[pause]Jonathan:Butterfly pea
Jing:ต้นจามจุรี
[pause]Jonathan:Monkey pod

Outro

Jonathan:There you have it – Five common plants in Thailand! We have a more complete list at ThaiPod101.com Thanks everyone, see you next time!
Jing:สวัสดีค่ะ

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ThaiPod101.com
Monday at 6:30 pm
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In your country, do you use specific flowers in ceremonies or special events that have a special meaning? Tell us about it below!

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chris
Monday at 6:04 am
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chula lomkorn, every other thai girl I met in u.k. studied there.

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ThaiPod101.com
Wednesday at 2:30 pm
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Hello Zolo,


Great to know that:smile: Thank you for your patience on the missing audio. We will update it soon.


Till then keep learning! Good luck:smile:


Cheers,

Neha

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zolo
Friday at 3:25 pm
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With English and other thai sentences I didn't have any problem here,

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ThaiPod101.com
Thursday at 2:06 pm
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Hi Zolo,


Thank you for the comment. We found that Thai sentence doesn't have the audio, so we'll record it soon. But the English sample sentence and its audio file are working fine. Could you check and let us know if you still have the technical issue?


Thank you,


Jae

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zolo
Tuesday at 10:24 pm
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(Expansion with audio): There is no audio for the thai sentence of "Pak Khlong Talat is the flower market of Bangkok, where you can easily buy roses and other flowers. "