For good manners in Thailand, make it a habit to add them at the end of your sentences to show the proper respect to the person you are talking to. Another important thing to note also is that both syllables are gender-specific. Khap is usually used by male speakers, whereas ka is used by the ladies.
Why do Thai say Kap?
kráp is used by male speakers, kâ / ká by female speakers, and they are added to the end of a sentence to make it more polite and show respect to the listener. While male speakers always use kráp, females use kâ at the end of statements and ká after questions.
What is Khap khun?
3 – Thank You in Thai: Khop Khun kha/khap
The Thai word for thank you is khop khun. It is perhaps the most important Thai word to learn. … Women say ‘khop khun kha’, men say ‘khop khun khap’.
Why do Thai people say 5555555?
Thai people pronounce the number five as “haa” so it sounds like “ha”. … Therefore when Thai people would like to laugh while they are talking online, they will type “555” for “ha ha ha”.
What does KRUB mean in Thai?
Krub/ka is added in the end of sentence for politeness in this case P’krub can mean like “Miss / Mister” or “Sir/ Ma’am”
What does Mai Dai mean in Thai?
Its literal meaning is ” I didn’t hear“. The equivalent statement about eating would be mai dai gin “I didn’t eat”
What does Koon Chai mean?
Ai Koon-Chai is the way Ae sarcastically calls Pete. … It’s a sarcasm. (Which is ok to be joking with a very close friend.)
What does 555 in Thai mean?
So, if you’ve ever been wondering what 555 means in Thailand, here it is: Writing 555 is the same as using hahaha or lol in your message. Yup, it is that simple. Next time you see it you’ll know they are joking around, having a laugh, or thought what they wrote is funny (don’t we all).
What does 555 mean in love?
555 Meaning in Love
555 in relation to love indicates much happiness and progress. If you’re currently having problems and disagreements with your partner, angel number 555 indicates that you have good potential to solve them and find mutual respect and a more stable relationship.