Singaporelang – What the Singlish? A Visual Singlish Dictionary by Zinkie Aw


A visual spectacle indeed. What The Singlish? is a dictionary glossary of 100 Singlish categorized into 4 main languages (Malay, Tamil, Mandarin and English) and consists of 40 photographs that depict Singlish scenarios. The book also encourages readsers to fill in the blanks on provided stickers, for their own Singlish interpretations.

Also includes:

  • 3 essays on Singlish by Dan Kerson, Gloria Tan, Zinkie Aw
  • Sticker pullouts for readers to caption their own photos to complete the scene
  • Hard-cover, handmade die-cut, 2 paper types inside.
  • Postcard
More Details
Additional InformationBook Consists of: 80 Pages 2 x Sticker Sheets 1 x Postcard
MaterialMaterial: Efalin Fine Linen (Cover), 150gsm Woodfree (Endpaper), 150gsm Lumisilk (Photographs and Essays), 150gsm Maple White (Dictionary), Mirrokote (Stickers), 1 side coated foodboard (Postcard) Finishing: 4C x 4C Threadsewn, casebound and cover drawn on. Front cover spot UV and handmade-die-cut. Kiss-cut stickers. A6 postcard. All shrinkwrapped.