The Thai and Lao languages including facts, phonetics and tones, reading Lao, Buddhism in English and Thai, and language books by James Higbie and Snea Thinsan



Lao and Thai Compared

Questions and Comments on learning Thai and Lao


Let's Speak Thai / Let's Speak Lao

Two books on Thai and Lao - These books have the same format and entries, and may be used to compare the grammar, phrases, and vocabulary of the two languages.

Published by Orchid Press, Bangkok


• two pocket-sized books - romanized and in Thai and Lao script
• include pronunciation, phrasebook, basic grammar
• 150-page dictionary with all commonly-used words
• mini CD with pronunciation and basic phrases
• correct, relevant, and up-to-date



           

Orchid Press Catalogue


Thai—for Beginners

ESSENTIAL THAI

Published by Orchid Press, Bangkok

table of contents
sample pages

One of the most popular books on beginning Thai, republished by Orchid Press in 2011, includes CD


Thai—Intermediate/Advanced

       THAI REFERENCE GRAMMAR

Published by Orchid Press, Bangkok

The most complete and use-friendly book on intermediate and advanced Thai.


Thai Dictionary/Phrasebook

Revised Edition, 2012, includes Thai script and expanded dictionary

THAI-ENGLISH
ENGLISH-THAI

DICTIONARY AND PHRASEBOOK

REVISED EDITION 2012

Published by Hippocrene Books, New York



Lao Dictionary/Phrasebook

LAO-ENGLISH
ENGLISH-LAO
DICTIONARY AND
PHRASEBOOK

Published by Hippocrene Books, New York

 

 

About the authors

Please send your Questions and Comments

top drawing by Puangtong Wilkins, from Thai Reference Grammar