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Happy New Year!

We are Malaysian Chinese – a part of a large migratory flock of overseas Chinese whose ancestors moved out of poverty-stricken China almost a century ago to seek better lives elsewhere. Chinese New Year reinforces our identity through its culture … Continue reading

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On learning Chinese & Chinese culture

Having used English as our first language for our family, we are faced with the challenge of educating them in their mother tongue – the Chinese language, or “putonghua” or Mandarin. We did not send them to Chinese school to … Continue reading

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