Hello - Sawat dee
How are you doing? - Khun sa bye dee ru?
What is your name? - Khun chu ah rye?
Thank you - Cop khun
You are Welcome - Du-way kwom yen dee
Please - Broa(d)
Excuse me - Khar toe(t)
Goodbye - Sawat dee
Have a nice day - Khar hye ben won dee
Thailand is known for its great natural beauty. Thailand is the only nation in Southeast Asia that has never been ruled by a Western power. Thailand's name in the Thai language is Muang Thai, which means "Land of the Free." More than 85% of the population over the age of 15 can read and write. Most Thais are Buddhist. Thai boxing is popular world wide.
Location: Southeast Asia, bordered by Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia.
Offical Language: Thai
Geography: Wet tropical land, many rivers, forests, and mountians.
Population: 65,998,436 (Estimated 2010)
Foods: Popular foods are pad-thai (stir fried rice noodles), tom yum kung (spicy shrimp soup), kou-job, and cha-po. Many Thai dishes are served with rice, peanut curry paste or in coconut milk.
(Primary Sources) World Book Encylopedia/CIA World Factbook.