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Keeping my Mandarin alive

Lee Kuan Yew"s language learning experience

by Lee, Kuan Yew

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Published by World Scientific, Global Pub. in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMandarin alive
Statementedited by Chua Chee Lay.
ContributionsChua, Chee Lay.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 241 p. :
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3449485M
ISBN 109812563822, 9812564020
LC Control Number2005347644

The mandarin duck (Aix galericulata) is a perching duck species native to the East is medium-sized, at 41–49 cm (16–19 in) long with a 65–75 cm (26–30 in) wingspan. It is closely related to the North American wood duck, the only other member of the genus Aix. Aix is an Ancient Greek word which was used by Aristotle to refer to an unknown diving bird, and galericulata is Family: Anatidae.


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