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Singapore language, phrases and words

English is widely spoken in Singapore but you may find it hard to understand some of what’s being said. Many Singaporeans speak what has been dubbed ‘Singlish’ which borrows from the many different languages spoken in Singapore. Here’s a collection of ‘Singlish’ terms which you might find handy on your Singapore vacation: 1. Action Derived from the English language meaning to show off. For example – ‘he always likes to action in front of the ladies’. 2. Boh-chup Derived from the Hokkien dialect meaning couldn’t care less. 3. Chope (reserve) A handy phrase if you want to reserve seats...

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Gur Para (Punjabi Sweet Snack) – Manjula’s Kitchen

Gur Para, Punjabi Sweet Snack Gur Para is a traditional Punjabi treat. This is made in preparation for festivals such as Holi, Makarshakrantri, and Diwali. Gur Para makes for a great homemade gift because of its long shelf life. It can be stored for up to 2 months in an airtight container. This is a super simple recipe that only requires a few ingredients.   Ingredients For Dough 1 cup all-purpose flour (plain flour, maida) 2 Tbsp sooji fine (samolina) 2 Tbsp oil 1/3 cup water, use as needed For Syrup 3/4 cup gur (jaggery) 1 tsp oil 1/4 cup...

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Secret Skin Care Steps to Better Skin in 2 Weeks

Skin care can be very frivolous for a lot of men. But if you are having an upcoming job interview or an important occasion in your life within a few weeks, then you need a few extra skin care steps to improve your skin. To all those men out there, learn these skin care secrets to glowing skin in as short as 2 weeks. Aside from your usual cleanse to wash your face, try to exfoliate your face every three days starting today. This is one secret of women that most men should know to achieve better skin. In...

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WordPress Security: You Can Learn It Fast

One of the first things you do when you set up a WordPress site is work on the colors, font, design, and look. Then it's time to add text and information. But what about WordPress security? Do not let the fun of setting up a new site distract you from the goal of protecting the information you're putting online. Using WordPress for Your Business WordPress is a great choice for just about any business that wants or needs a website. The platform is easy to work with, and the back end work can be done by just about anyone....

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Luxury travel news this week

Here’s a round-up of luxury travel stories that have caught the eye this week. To make sure you receive these new weekly alerts in your web browser, please click on the red bell icon in the bottom right hand corner of the page and click ‘subscribe’ (works on desktop only – for other ways to subscribe, please click here). This will also alert you to any other posts on the blog. Should you wish, you can unsubscribe at any time, by clicking on the icon again and selecting ‘unsubscribe’. These are the 15 hottest destinations billionaires are traveling to...

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