…..Back to the topic of dialects, I have always thought “Pang Sua” park connector in Hokkien (one of several dialects) to be “releasing sand” as in “Pang” (release) and “Sua” (sand). A learned CEO from public sector corrected me at that briefing saying it should be “Fragrant Hill”; as in “phang suah” pronounced in a particular intonation and valid across several dialects.
So momentarily, I had my tail between my legs. If it’s “fragrant hill”, so be it. I quickly moved on to another point of interest.
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