Thai Word of the Day: “luang-naa” (ล่วงหน้า)

“luang-naa” (ล่วงหน้า) can be used in the following ways:

adverb: in advance

The adverb “luang-naa” (ล่วงหน้า) is used when someone wants to do something in preparation for a particular time or event in the future.


chan yak roo luang-naa
(I want to know in advance)

yaa leum sung raai-la-iad hai kao luang-naa
(Don’t forget to send the details to him in advance)

thaa khun ja ma, bprode bawk hai phuak-rao roo luang-naa
(If you’re going to come, please let me know in advance)

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