Example sentences for: penang

How can you use “penang” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In 1805, a dashing EIC administrator, Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, came out to Penang at the age of 24.

  • Singapore became the capital of the Straits Settlements — as the EIC called its Malay holdings incorporating Penang and Melaka — and was the linchpin of Britain’s 150-year presence in the region.

  • Penang Carnival: Month-long merriment takes place in the streets of Georgetown.

  • In 1967 Penang was hit by serious riots, which highlighted the fact that political and social harmony could not be taken for granted.

  • Computer buffs say that the deals on computer software, pirated or otherwise, are better in KL, Penang, and Johor Bahru.

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