Singapore English

Singapore English

Singapore English commonly refers to:
* Singapore English (Standard English), the mode of English used in the official context in Singapore that is based on British English, with some differences in accent and word usage.
* Singlish, a local creole language that is influenced by English and other languages and dialects, such as Chinese, Malay, Tamil.

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