Thailand By Tippah Dwan
Hello • In Thailand they say hello by doing the wai. • And hello in Thai is Sa-wat-dee-kah for girls and for boys it is Sa-wat-dee-kraup.
Main Cities • Bangkok • Phuket • Chiang Mai • KohSamui • Koh Phi Phi
Population & Capital • The population in Thailand is 69,122,234. • The capital of Thailand is Bangkok. • The population in Bangkok is 8,000,000 • The population has decreased because of the floods in Thailand.
Religion • The most common Religion in Thailand is Buddhism. • 94.5% of all Thai People follow Buddhism in Thailand. • 4.5% follow Islam. • There is a Big Buddha on in the south of Phuket (a well known city in Thailand) which is not finished yet.
Language • Thai is the official language in Thailand. • Here are some basic words in Thai. • Hello = Sawadee • Thank you (man says) = KobKhunKrap • Thank you (woman says) = KobKhunKa • water = nam • very good = di mak • I love Thailand = Pom/chanrakMeuang Thai.
Animals • Monkey- Monkeys are everywhere in Thailand. • Elephant- Thai people use elephants for a lots of things but sadly they are endangered. • Buffalo- Buffalo’s have been used for centuries • Tiger – there are only 500 wild tigers in Thailand. • Snake- For woman snakes are good luck
Floods • Right now in Thailand there is a flood • It has been the biggest flood in Thailand for 50 years. • 500 people have been killed • And hundreds are still lost. • Now people are worried about sickness from the water.
Thankyou ลา(goodbye) Thank you for listening