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.
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chūn dào hé pàn yíng xīn nián
hóng tóu jīn
quán miàn fáng wèi rì
xīn jiā pō huá yǔ