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  1. 1. learning | 19 Jan 2013

    Learning Thai: Royalty in the news

    Learning Thai from Post Today

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » In Thai, speaking about royalty requires special vocabulary known as rachasap (ราชาศัพท์). As this story illustrates, this is true even when speaking about royalty from another country.

  2. 2. news | 12 Dec 2014

    Belgian queen Fabiola's funeral draws world royalty

    By AFP

    » BRUSSELS - Global royalty from as far afield as Japan and Thailand attended the windswept funeral Friday of Belgium's former queen Fabiola, widow of the popular King Baudoin, following her death last week aged 86.

  3. 3. learning | 20 Oct 2012

    Learn Thai: Sihanouk’s return

    Learning Thai from Post Today

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Here’s a follow-up story on the death of former King Sihanouk. Once again the Thai is extremely respectful, following the tradition of using special language for royalty.

  4. 4. learning | 17 Oct 2012

    Learn Thai: Sihanouk dies

    Learning Thai from Post Today

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Since this is a story about royalty you will find the Thai to be far more elaborate than the English.

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