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.
Communities / Organisations
The ASEAN Summit will be held from the 26th to 29th of this month in Manila, the capital of the Philippines. To ensure the smooth progress of discussions, the Philippine government recently introduced several measures to strengthen security at and around the summit venue. (Lianhe Zaobao, 24/4/2017)
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