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Malay loan words across different dialects of English


An explanation of how words from Malay are used in English and exhibited in various dictionaries, particularly with regard to Malaysia and Singapore

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Susan Butler . 1996. ‘World English in an Asian context: The Macquarie Dictionary Project’. In World Englishes 15 (3): 347–57.

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