Singaporean Mandarin Database

This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. These terms may be used by Singaporeans in the past or at present. Some of the terms are read in print while others are used in our everyday conversations.

economic rice
杂菜饭
zá cài fàn
ecstasy (drug)
爱它死
ài tā sǐ
Electronic Road Pricing (ERP)
公路电子收费
gōng lù diàn zǐ shōu feì
English school
英校
yīng xiào
ez-link card
易通卡
yì tōng kǎ