Thai language is an official language of Thailand and is spoken by over 60 million people worldwide. Thai is a tonal language consisting of 5 tones and is written with an alphabetic script based on ancient Indic models, variations of which are used throughout mainland Southeast Asia. Thailand is rich with cultural traditions, many wonderful temples, great beaches, and great food. It is more rewarding to travel the country when you can speak Thai.
Languages and Cultures of Asia Major, Asian Studies Major, Southeast Asian Studies Certificate; visit the Majors & Certificates page for more information.
Rachel Weiss, firstname.lastname@example.org
Thai Students Association; browse the Wisconsin Involvement Network for more information.
Consider an internship where you can use Thai, either in the US or abroad. An internship in any field can complement your language study and can provide valuable professional experience.