Sounds And Sins Of Singlish And Other Nonsense


by Shelley, Rex

Sounds And Sins Of Singlish And Other Nonsense

Price:  US$10.00   (SGD12.50*)
Format:  Paper Back, 179 pages
Published:  2009, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789814276313
SB#:  017463 (110)

About This Book

This book is about the unique form of the English language that is spoken and written in Singapore, often referred to as Singlish. Sounds and Sins of Singlish reveals our language sins againts English, and is stuffed with trivia, gems and devilishly funny nonsense. It will aggravate academics, titillate readers with unexpected jokes and educate you on the snags and wrong sounds of Singlish. Familiar everyday use of Singlish, crossword puzzles and brainteasers with cryptic clues.


* Actual charges are made in Singapore Dollars (SGD).   SGD1.00 = US$0.80