Decoded Slug: นี่ (nîi) - This

Thai Grammar Point
นี่ (nîi) - This

นี่ (nîi) - This

Short explanation:

It's used as a demonstrative pronoun to indicate 'this' or 'these'.

Formation:

นี่ + noun

Examples:

นี่ คือ หนังสือ ที่ ฉัน อ่าน อยู่
nîi keu nang-sue thi chan an yù
This is the book I'm reading.
นี่ คือ ร้าน ขนม ที่ ฉัน ชอบ มากที่สุด
nîi keu raan khanom thi chan chob mak thi sut
This is the dessert shop I like the most.
นี่ คือ แม่ ของ ฉัน
nîi keu mae kong chan
This is my mother.
นี่ คือ สิ่ง ที่ ฉัน ต้องการ จาก คุณ
nîi keu sing thi chan tong-kan jak khun
This is what I want from you.

Long explanation:

The term 'นี่ (nîi)' is commonly used in Thai to indicate 'this' or 'these' in reference to something that is close to the speaker in physical or psychological distance. It's used to refer to people or things that are in the immediate environment of the speaker or are being discussed or thought about. This can also be used when introducing something or someone, or to specify a particular thing or person out of a group.
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