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Singlish word: Heng (expressing relief)

Heng: Hokkien dialect. To express relief.
Aka: That was close! / Phew! / Thank God! / Luckily that didn’t happen. / Fortunately that happened!

1. It’s dinner time and the hawker centre is really crowded. It’s a challenge to get a table for 15 people but Johnson’s friends manage to get one!

2. The train doors are about to close and Johnson makes it just in time not to get caught in between the doors.

3. Elyn arrives late but she realized that Jess has not arrived and is later than her. She is relieved that she is not the last to arrive.

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