Thai Grammar | Almost | gèuap(jà) เกือบ(จะ)

By January 4, 2012Thai Grammar

Thai Adjectives made easy

How to say Almost in the Thai Language

Sàwàtdii kâ,

Hi everyone this online Thai blog we are going to learn Thai Adverb to say “ Almost” in the Thai language is “ gèup(jà) /เกือบ (จะ)“ the word “จะ/ jà “ can be included in front of objects of quantities or used as an adjective.

Examples:

1. Yesterday she spent almost five thousand baht.

Meâu waan níi káo cháai ngәәn gèuap jà hâa pan bàat.

เมื่อวานนี้เขาใช้เงินเกือบจะห้าพัน บาท

2. Last night he returned home almost 4 a.m.

Meâu keun níi káo glàp bâan gèuap dtii sìi

เมื่อคืนนี้เขากลับบ้านเกือบตีสี่

3. He almost handsome (lol).

Káo gèuap jà làw

เขาเกือบจะหล่อ (lol)

I hope this short Thai lesson is useful to everyone.

 

Tik
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