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.
The covered corridor in front of shophouses in Singapore.
骑楼, 五脚距, 五脚砌 (Mainland China)
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xīn jiā pō shì yīng yǔ
zhuāng yì dà yóu xíng
xīn jiā pō huá yǔ
wén huà yí chǎn zī zhù jīn tiē jì huà