Department of English

Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University

Translation Resources (Thai-English)



Grammar Practice

Allen, W. Stannard. Living English Structure: A Practice Book for Foreign Students. 1947. 4th ed.  London: Longman, 1959. Print.


Mendelssohn, B., and J. W. Palmer. Correct Your English: Language Drills for Students of English. 1940. London: Longmans, 1990. Print.

Grammar Help


Handy Tools

Topic Links

How to Evaluate the Information Sources You Find


Online Information Search

Thai Terms for Foreign Names

Romanization of Thai, English Terms for Thai Organizations

News Writing

International News

More News in English

Thai News

News Topics
  • Floods and Natural Disasters
  • Fires
  • Vehicle Accidents
  • Bombings
  • Shootings
  • Crimes
  • Drugs 


  • Voice of America Pronunciation Guide (short pronunciation list of recent VOA news items; also searchable)

  • Olausson, Lena, and Catherine Sangster.  Oxford BBC Guide to Pronunciation.  Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006.

  • fonetiks (online pronunciation guides to 9 varieties of English and 9 other languages, mouse over text to hear sound)

  • Harry Potter Pronunciation Guide (for Harry Potter readers, click on the word to hear the pronunciation, albeit American)

Translation News

  • "From the Original" (Times Literary Supplement article by Elizabeth Winter; this year sees the award of six prizes for literary translation into English.)

Other References
  • Table of Numbers

  • พระธรรมปิฎก (ป. อ. ปยุตโต).  พจนานุกรม พุทธศาสตร์ ฉบับประมวลธรรม.  กรุงเทพฯ: สหธรรมิก, 2545. [Payutto, P. A.  Dictionary of Buddhism.  Bangkok: Sahadhammic, 2002.] (A good bilingual dictionary for Buddhism terms)

  • ข้อมูล พรรณไม้

Links: Translation

Links: News Media

Translation in Everyday Life
  • Weddings (see Thai-English MC script)

  • News


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Last updated March 28, 2016