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.

immersion (programme)
浸濡
jìn rú
independent candidate
独立候选人
dú lì hòu xuǎn rén
Independent School
自主学校
zì zhǔ xué xiào
injunction
禁制令
jìn zhì lìng
Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
工艺教育学院
gōng yì jiào yù xué yuàn