Volume 1 No.4

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What does Leisure mean?
By: Heng Sopheap (National Institute of Management). ( September, 2001 Volume 1 No.4 )

To Khmers, leisure means many things.
Two ways of describing Leisure for Khmers would be to enjoy or like doing something. To describe this in Khmer, we say kar sabbay or kar chaul chetr
Another way of describing leisure translates as free time to do what you want to do.
To say this, we say: Pel Tum-ner samrab twer a’vei del nak chong
Leisure means many things to many people. To these children, it means playing during the lunchtime break at the construction site over the river on the Chroy Chang Var Peninsular.