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.
To take a trip downtown, in particular to the “Da-Po” and “Xiao-Po” areas in central Singapore.
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kā fēi qián
nǎo lì jī dàng
rì xíng yī shàn jì huà