Learn 3 Thai Phrases to Save the World

Saving our environment and the world by learning 3 Thai phrases


Thailand is well-known as a country for a convenient lifestyle.
It is fascinating to see different vendors selling any kinds of products on street and walking pace.
However, this convenient consuming became a great problem when plastics are just everywhere.
Many street food vendors offer too much of unnecessary plastic bags, straws, and undegraded containers.

Here are the 3 Thai phrases
to save the world by rejecting plastics


Phrase 1

/mây-sày thúng/
= Don’t add it in a plastic bag.

Phrase 2

/mây-aw lòrd/
= I don’t want a straw.

Phrase 3

/thaan thîi-nîi/
= To eat here.

Vocabulary charts

  • ทาน  /thaan/ = to eat (polite form of /kin/)
  • ที่นี่ /thîi-nîi/ = here
  • ใส่  /sày/ = to add in / to put on
  • ถุง /thúng/ = shopping bag (In this case, it refers to plastic bags)

Let me know if you have any other ideas to save the world.
Let’s save the world by rejecting plastics together!



Music: john williams – superman theme
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