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.
One half of a pair of two private residences attached to each other, and not connected to other buildings. Also known in Mandarin as “半独立式洋楼”.
隔壁相连的房屋 (Hong Kong)
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zǔ wū qū
shuǐ xiān mén
huáng jiā shān