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How to write Thai Middle-Class Consonants

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Thai Middle-Class Consonants in Thai Script

Thai Middle Class Consonants

Thai Middle-Class Consonants? Do you know how to write the Thai Alphabet in Thai Script?

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. In this lesson, we will look at the Middle-Class Consonants.

Much like the letters of the English Alphabet the Thai Alphabet and Thai Script has a formal way of writing. Below I have tried to indicate the process to create the correct letter formation.

The 9 Consonants

1. ก /gɔɔ gài/

Writing Thai | gɔɔ gài

2. จ /jɔɔ jaan/

Online learning | jɔɔ jaan

3. ด /dɔɔ dèk/

reading Thai |  dɔɔ dèk

4. ต /dtɔɔ dtào/

dtɔɔ dtào | Thai Alphabet

5. ฎ /dɔɔ chá-daa/

ฎ dɔɔ chá-daa | 9 Thai Middle Class Consonants

6. ฏ /dtɔɔ bpà-dtàk/

dtɔɔ bpà-dtàk | Thai Consonant

7. บ /bɔɔ bai-máai/

บ bɔɔ bai-máai | Middle Class Consonant

8. ป /bpɔɔ bplaa/

     ป bpɔɔ bplaa | Learn Online        

9. อ /ɔɔ àang/

Thai Middle-Class Consonant | อ ɔɔ àang

Once you can write the Thai Middle-Class Consonants confidently then please find the following link on our YouTube site to practice the sounds of all these consonants and then you can learn the rest of the Thai Alphabet. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16MME9VFMjg

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