Category Archives: Culture


Posted in: Culture, Thai Language on September 2, 2010

The word for “you” in Thai is “kun”, but this is not the only word we use to refer to people. In Thailand, for respect to older people we call them “you” by many different words to make it more … Continue reading

To Wai

Posted in: Culture on August 24, 2010

To Wai is the way Thai people show respect and politeness to each other. It is used to greet people, show thanks, and to apologize as well. We accept a Wai from people by Wai’ing back to them. Do you … Continue reading