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.
A freestanding house not connected to other buildings or structures.
别墅 (Mainland China), 独立屋 (Hong Kong, Taiwan)
yǒng jiǔ dì qì
jiàn wū fā zhǎn jú
zhōng bā lŭ