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By Channel U Published: 01 Jan 2019 Audio: Chinese
Fun with SINGnese is an infotainment series that explores the origins of local Chinese/Dialect words. This episode discusses how the terms Sua Gu (mountain tortoise), Shui Cao (drinking straw) and Eat Wind (to go on holiday) came about, and how Holland Road/Village got its name. 《新语研究所》是富有趣味性的资讯节目，和大家轻松谈论新加坡的独特华语及方言词汇。为什么荷兰路以荷兰为名？为什么吸管俗称为水草或草吸？为什么没见过世面的人叫做山龟？为什么我们把外出旅行度假叫做吃风？
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