Thai Word of the Day: “deuhn naa dtaw bpai” (เดินหน้าต่อไป)

“deuhn naa dtaw bpai” (เดินหน้าต่อไป) can be used in the following ways:

phrase: to keep moving forward / to move on

The phrase “deuhn naa dtaw bpai” (เดินหน้าต่อไป) is used when we start to continue with our lives after we have dealt successfully with a bad experience.


chee-wid dtawng deuhn naa dtaw bpai
(Life must go on)

meua dtad-sin-jai laeo…dtawng deuhn naa dtaw bpai
(Once the decision is made…move on!)

dteuhn naa dtaw bpai phraw waa a-deed bpen kae kwaam-sung-jam thee keuy geud-keun
(Move forward in life because the past is just the memories that have happened)

Li Morrissey
Course Co-ordinator & Tutor
Thai Language Tuition UK