Thai Word of the Day: “dtid-dtaam” (ติดตาม)

“dtid-dtaam” (ติดตาม) can be used in the following ways:

verb: to follow (the progress or development)

The verb “dtid-dtaam” (ติดตาม) is used to when we are paying close attention to something or someone because we are interested in their progress or development.


khun dai dtid-dtaam garn-leuak-dtang reu mai?
(Have you been following the election campaign?)

chan dai dtid-dtaam garn-sun-ta-naa nee ma yaang glai-chid
(I have been following this discussion closely)

phaw kawng-phom dtid-dtaam team foot-bawn dio ma bpen way-laa see-sib bpee laeo
(My father has been following the same football team for forty years)

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