A Malay Double Word in Kampung Spirit

Ada kata ganda di Yahoo pada hari ini

Today’s Yahoo has a piece on kampung spirit

The double word is gotong-royong > bergotong-royong used in the text refers the practice of such goodwill.

The explanation in the text: “bergotong-royong” is a Malay term that refers to the spirit of neighbourliness found in Malay villages…


Source: http://sg.yfittopostblog.com/2010/10/14/spirit-of-good-neighbourliness-is-fast-disappearing/


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