How to write the 9 Middle Class Consonants in Thai Script

How to Write the 9 Middle Class Consonants of the Thai Alphabet in Thai Script

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Hi everyone, do you know how to write the Thai Alphabet? How about the Thai 9 Middle-Class Consonants?

In this Thai Language lesson today I would like to teach you how to write these Consonants.

The Thai Alphabet is split into three classes of Consonants; High, Middle and Low. There are 44 Consonants in the Thai Alphabet.

There are nine ‘middle-class consonants’ in the Thai Alphabet as follows:

1. ก /gɔɔ gài/

Writing Thai Script gɔɔ gài

2. จ /jɔɔ jaan/

Online learning jɔɔ jaan

3. ด /dɔɔ dèk/

reading Thai dɔɔ dèk

4. ต /dtɔɔ dtào/

dtɔɔ dtào

5. ฎ /dɔɔ chá-daa/

ฎ dɔɔ chá-daa

6. ฏ /dtɔɔ bpà-dtàk/

dtɔɔ bpà-dtàk

7. บ /bɔɔ bai-máai/

บ bɔɔ bai-máai

8. ป /bpɔɔ bplaa/

     ป bpɔɔ bplaa       

9. อ /ɔɔ àang/

อ ɔɔ àang

Once you can write them then please find the following link on our YouTube site  to practice the sounds of all these consonants. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16MME9VFMjg

Vocabulary:

Middle-Class Consonants Example Vocabulary

Thai Script

English

Phonetic

กา

Crow

gaa

ตา

Eye / Grandfather

dtaa

อา

Uncle / Aunt

(father’s younger sibling)

aa

ปี

Year

pii

โต

Grow

dtoo

จำ

To remember

jam

ไต

Kidney

dtai

ใจ

Heart

jai

เตา

Stove

dtao

จอ

Screen

Jɔɔ

Hope this is helpful for you 😉

Prae
Thai Language teacher