Thai Vocabulary: Time Expressions (กาลเวลา – Module Two)

Time Expressions (gaan way-laa)

Time expressions are classified as adverbs of time. Adverbs of time tell us when things happen (e.g. today, last night, this afternoon, etc.)

Here are time expressions from the Module Two in your Student Workbook Level A1:

– wan-nee (วันนี้) = today

– phrung-nee (พรุ่งนี้) = tomorrow

– keun-nee (คืนนี้) = tonight

– meua-waan-nee (เมื่อวานนี้) = yesterday

– meua keun-nee (เมื่อคืนนี้) = last night

– aa-thid nee (อาทิตย์นี้) = this week

– aa-thid naa (อาทิตย์หน้า) = next week

– aa-thid thee-laeo (อาทิตย์ที่แล้ว) = last week

– nai eek mai naan (ในอีกไม่นาน) = soon / not long (in length of time) / in no time

– dio-nee (เดี๋ยวนี้) = now / immediately / nowadays

– dtawn-nee (ตอนนี้) = now / at the moment / at this time / right now

– dio (เดี๋ยว) = a moment / in a moment (falling tone)

– sak-kruu (สักครู่) = just a moment / a little while