Thai Word of the Day: “yud leuy” (หยุดเลย)

“yud leuy” (หยุดเลย) can be used in the following ways:

phrase: Give it a rest! / Stop it!

The phrase “yud leuy” (หยุดเลย) is used for telling someone to stop saying or doing something that is annoying you.

Examples:

– yud leuy! khun phood maak
(Give it a rest! You talk too much)
– yud leuy na! chan ram-kaan
(Give it a rest! You are irritating me)
– yud leuy dai mai? phuak-rao gam-lang ja pha-yaa-yaam nawn
(Give it a rest, will you? We’re trying to get some sleep)

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