A R Amiruddin

Recent and archived articles by A R Amiruddin

15 Feb 2016 | 7:00 AM

Let’s not ‘look one eye’

For better English, try to improve your command of your mother tongue as well.

Signage with bad English at the gate of a Buddhist association in Penang.
9 Aug 2015 | 7:00 AM

Language on the rocks

Mixing more than one language into a cocktail could lead to a drastic linguistic decline.

26 Jun 2015 | 7:00 AM

They drop our 'water face'

Command of the language has dropped drastically over the past five decades, with many resorting to literal translation from their mother tongues.