Singapore menas "Lion City!" In the 13th century, Sri Tri Buana, the ruler of Palembang, Sumatra, thought he saw a lion when he visited the island.
新加坡是所謂獅城 在13世紀時蘇門達臘馬來王子(Sri Tri Buana,)當他參觀這個島時看到一頭獅子因此而命名
It was probably a tiger. Man-eating tigers caused a national emergency in 1855 and a tiger was shot in the famous Raffles Hotel in the center of Singapore in 1902!
The last one was killed by Mr.Ong Kim Hong in 1930.
最後一頭老虎在1930年被Ong Kim Hong所殺
Singapore's other most famous person is former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.
After full independence in 1965. Mr. Lee turned Singapore into a green, tidy garden city.
Singapore today is famous for its strict rules on littering, smoking, chewing gum, owning cars, and driving them in the city center.
Singarpore started as the home of pirates and tigers.
The pirates and the tigers left and modern Singapore is now a safe, healthy, clean country!
Singarpore started 那句的新加坡打錯了應該是Singapore