ThaiPod101 All About Curriculum 

In this set of 15 lessons, you will learn all about the society and culture of Thailand. These lessons are entirely in English and are for those who want to learn more about the Thai language and in-depth information about the country where it is spoken.

Lesson # Title/Topic Function Summary Culturual Insight
#1 The Top 5 Reasons to Study Thai Understanding Thailand and the Thai language Background of the Thai Language, About Thailand: Where is Thai Spoken? , Why is it Important? none
#2 Cracking the Thai Writing System Understanding the Thai Writing System Tones in Thai, Thai Numerals none
#3 Painless Thai Grammar Understanding the characteristics of Thai Grammar Thai and English Sentence Order, Thai Pronouns, Verb "to Be" ("Is," "Am," "Are"), Time Words for Past Tense:, Time Words for Future Tense: none
#4 Thai Pronunciation Made EASY! Understanding the characteristics of Thai Pronunciation Consonants, Intonation none
#5 The Five Most Important Phrases for Learning Thai! Using the top 5 must-know phrases in Thai Hello, You're welcome, Thank you, Never mind, Yes that's right none
#6 Can You Answer These Five Questions About Thailand? Testing knowledge of Thailand Thailand's Geography, Travel in Thailand, Thai Politics, The Thai Economy, Thai Culture none
#7 Top Five Thai Dishes! Talking about famous Thai dishes Table Etiquette, Regional Dishes, Thai Lunch, Food Stall, Seasonal Dishes, Top Five Foods to Try in Thailand, Desserts, Sweets, and Snacks none
#8 Top Five Things You Need to Know About Thai Society! Understanding daily life and society in Thailand Major Cities And How they Work, Family Life , Work, Culture, and Economy, Politics, Generational Trends none
#9 Top Five Important Dates During the Thai Calendar Year Talking about important holidays Buddhist Holy Days, Songkran Day, New Year none
#10 Top Five Thai Dos and Don'ts! Understanding what you should and should not do in Thailand Five Dos and Don'ts to Perfect Thai Manners none
#11 Top Five Tools for Learning Thai Using the 5 top tools to help you learn Thai Google translation, Dictionary, Learn Thai site, eThaiMusic, Thai TV none
#12 Top Five Useful Thai Phrases for the Classroom Using useful phrases for the classroom Repeat after me, Look, Please read, Write it, Do you understand? none
#13 Top 5 Phrases Your Teacher Might Never Teach You Using Thai phrases you won't learn in the classroom Cool, Fool, Liar, Unskillful, Oh I know none
#14 Top Five Tips for Avoiding Common Mistakes in Thai Avoiding the top 5 language mistakes in Thai Don't attach khun to your own name!, Watch Your Politeness Level!, Watch Your Gender!, Learn Your Long Vowels Now!, Watch out for Similar Alphabetical Pronunciation! none
#15 Top Five Useful Phrases from the Hosts Mastering the hosts' favorite Thai phrases How are you doing, OK, Understand, Where is, May I have none