Asian languages are full of trendy expressions that are often key to understanding news from the region. Photo: Shutterstock

The Dictionary of the Asian Language reviewed: trivia tome reboots popular Asiaweek column

Do you know what a Kimjongilia is? In these days of smartphones and Google this dictionary of trendy Asian terms may not be as useful as in pre-internet days, but it does throw up many offbeat facts that are worth a read

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Asian languages are full of trendy expressions that are often key to understanding news from the region. Photo: Shutterstock
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