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thamM gaiR
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiทำ-ไก๋
IPAtʰam kǎj
Royal Thai General Systemtham kai

 [verb, colloquial]
to feign ignorance; play dumb; pretend not to know

componentsทำ thamMto do or perform an action; to cause or effect a result
ไก๋ gaiRto feign ignorance; play dumb
. อย่ามาทำไก๋เลย พี่พาสาวคนไหนไปเที่ยว บอกมานะ ไม่บอกตาย
yaaL maaM thamM gaiR leeuyM pheeF phaaM saaoR khohnM naiR bpaiM thiaaoF baawkL maaM naH maiF baawkL dtaaiM
"Don’t play dumb with me! Which chick did you go out on a date with? Give it up! I’ll kill you if you don’t."
kheetF makH jaL thamM gaiR meuuaF thuukL thaamR waaF wanM neeH ginM khaL nohmR waanR maaM chaiF maiH
"Keith often plays dumb when he is asked if he has eaten any sweets today, doesn't he?"

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