An English-Cambodian (Khmer) phrasebook intended to help anyone who is visiting Cambodia to start learning the local language. It includes phrases and vocabulary to do with greetings, family, jobs, numbers, food, shopping, accommodation, transport, and illness. There are also notes on pronunciation, grammar, formality and sentence structure, plus lists of common verbs, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions and conjunctions. Whether you are heading to Cambodia for work, volunteering, or simply travelling, this book will help you to start speaking the local language and understanding the culture.The author lives and works in Cambodia.
Translations were provided and checked by native Khmer speakers. Special thanks to the contributors: Ratana Chheang, Lok Chhom, Sam Neang Seoun and Pheakdey Khlok.For every copy sold, $1 is donated to Kantha Bopha Childrens Hospitals.