Hokkien

Hokkien

Hokkien 101 – Words And Phrases You Can Use Everyday Without Getting Slapped

Singapore is home to many dialect groups, but the most common one is probably Hokkien. The place where Hokkien is most prevalent is the humble kopitiam, where the elderly chatter fluently in the dialect. If your Hokkien is limited to the expletives, then here are some simple words and phrases that you can use daily.

From Teochew To Hakka, How Our Grandparents’ Heritage Shaped S’pore’s Chinese Cuisine

The western version of "Asian" cuisine is always wrong. Just because a dish has fish sauce, soy sauce, sesame oil, chilli, or sesame seeds, does NOT make it an "Asian" or "Asian-inspired" dish. So today, I'll educate you guys on the different types of Chinese cuisine, specifically from the different dialect groups.