Thai Word of the Day: “raai-garn” (รายการ)

“raai-garn” (รายการ) can be used in the following ways:

noun: programme / program

The noun “raai-garn” (รายการ) is a plan of activities for an event or a series of events in order to achieve something. It is also refer to a television or radio broadcast, or a document that tells you what will happen in a performance or event.

Examples:

– man bpen raai-garn thee mee kwaam-ta-yeu-ta-yaan kawng garn-ka-yaai garn-seuk-saa
(It’s an ambitious programme of educational expansion)
– dta-lawd thang bpee, meuang jao-phaab jad raai-garn thee dtaek-dtaang gan kawng thed-sa-garn sam-kan
(Throughout the year, the city hosts a varied programme of major festivals)
– kon doo kaao maak gwa raai-garn eun-eun
(More people watch the news than any other programme)

Li Morrissey
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Thai Language Tuition UK