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CTF-1 Radio Bangkok Podcast – Let Your Environment Teach You

ctf-01Cracking Thai Radio Bangkok Podcast – Learning From Your Environment CTF 1 –  Let Your Environment Teach You TRANSCRIPT How much time does someone have to set aside when they’re learning Thai? That’s a question I always get in my Cracking Thai Fundamentals class. Last Wednesday I received and email from one of the students […]

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Christophe Clugston Reviews Stuart Jay Raj as Youtube Polyglot

Who’s the best You Tube Polyglot? I received an email from Linguist and Fighting Arts / Self Defense expert Christophe Clugston a couple of weeks back bringing my attention to a video clip that he had posted a couple of months back – http://youtu.be/PJBC9Q-zce4.  The full clip is about 15+ minutes.  I was fascinated listening […]

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Tattoos – Think Before You Ink PART ONE

Thai Culture – It’s more than just ‘Don’t Point Your Feet at People Before you read any further, take a moment to look at the photo above. How do you feel? I was sitting on a flight out of Australia to KL a couple of weeks back. There was a lady and her husband sitting […]

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How to Fall in Love Thai Style

When I Fall In Love …. So how do you say that in Thai? Watch This Clip! How Many Ways Is It Possible to Fall? How do you say ‘fall’ in Thai? For people who have a little Thai under their belt – and even most Thais that speak English, the first word that will […]

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How to Avoid Telling Someone to ‘Go FROOK Yourself’ by Mistake

How Would You Pronounce ‘Mang’? วิธีการใช้คำว่า มั่ง มั้ง และ แม่ง อย่างถูกต้อง Warning – Some Language (in Thai) in this Clip May Be Offensive You say ‘Tomato’, I say ‘Tomato’ … well, I guess the song makes more sense when you hear it than when you read it as text – and THAT’S the whole point […]

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Cracking Thai Fundamentals Business Bootcamp by Stuart Jay Raj

  Learn the things Thai’s expect you to know as well as the things they would prefer you DIDN’T know There’s More to Cracking Thai Fundamentals Than Just Learning the Language This clip is a brief promo clip for my upcoming Cracking Thai Fundamentals Business Bootcamp. I have met many business people over the years […]

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In Defense of Accused People Smugglers – ABC TV story on Stuart Jay Raj and David Svoboda’s Work

ABC Newsline FEATURE: People smuggling: from the village to the courts On one recent People Smuggling mission in Banten province, West Java Indonesia, ABC Reporter Auskar Surbakti came along for the ride and filed this story. Transcript There’s a growing outcry over mandatory sentences for Indonesian boat crew convicted of people smuggling offences in Australia. […]

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Anyone Struggling With Tones Will Benefit From This Clip There’s Nothing Mysterious About Tones ‘I can’t learn a tonal language like Thai, Chinese or Vietnamese – I’m tone deaf!’ If that were the case, does that mean that tone deafness only afflicts people who don’t speak tonal languages? I have wanted to make this clip […]

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