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.
Legal / Politics
A position in the Singapore Cabinet, in charge of mentoring new ministers and new parliamentary members.
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guān wěi yì yuán
dú lì hòu xuǎn rén
fǎ tíng zhī yǒu
zhǔ kòng guān