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Thai Reference Grammar: The Structure of Spoken Thai by James Higbie

Roger marked it as to-read Sep 14, Having read quite a few of them and having done a portion of the sentence-level alignment to prepare them for use in the corpusI’ve run into a mix of errors, mistranslations, sentences left out here and there It also has a table of contents and detailed index which make finding sections simple and the book relatively easy to use.

Steven marked it as to-read Sep 01, The Best Books of By webfact Started December 3. Aug 07, Jon Kapp rated it it was amazing. I really recommend to read the Thai grammar by David Smyth. There are over separate topics, and the most important feature is the sample sentences for each topic, of which there are over The example sentences are abundant, but they are only written in Thai, pron No, this book does not deserve the title “Reference Grammar”, because it simply isn’t.


If you are only getting one though, a less comprehensive but more ihgbie grammar is ‘Thai – An Essential Grammar’ Routledge by David Smyth. George rated it it was amazing Oct 15, Josiana marked it as to-read Jan 02, By Bredbury Blue Started March 7, Want to Read saving….

Thai Reference Grammar: The Structure of Spoken Thai

Agree, Smyth is the way to go. Sign In Sign Up. Description Written to meet the need of students and teachers of the Thai language for information on the more advanced sentence structure of the language.

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Thai Reference Grammar

I have been fortunate to meet two co-authors in very different places, and with their help produce books on two very different topics: Gtammar February 22, edited.

I’d rather describe it as a large collection of English collocations with their most common translations in colloquial Thai, exemplified by a large amount of realistic sentences.


The book will be welcomed by anyone learning the language past the beginning level and is an essential reference work for libraries and universities with an interest in Asia. Wiley Hall marked it as gra,mar Jul 26, Patch marked it as to-read Jul 24, Follow us Facebook Youtube Instagram Line.

Nabil added it Oct 05, This book here might still be useful though when you suddenly want to know how to say “For about 2 years” or “If he had gone” or for a list of common classifiers, so it’s at least not completely useless. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Follow Orchid Books on Facebook. Futoon rated it it was amazing Dec 14,