A Lao proverb holds that 'a wise man is a good listener'. Tune your ear to this fascinating language - which draws on French, Sanskrit, Pali and English - and boost your IQ.
- two-way dictionary
- guide to pronunciation and phrase-building
- practicalities - street addresses, bargaining and getting the mild cigarettes
- 'so how long have you been a monk?...' - learn how to ask