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Simplfied Chinese
养成
Traditional Chinese
養成
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yǎng chéng
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
yeung5 sing4
Short definition to raise
Usage frequency Somewhat infrequent
Chinese synonyms Chinese Gratis iconChinese tools icon (Click icons, results will appear below)
 
All available English definitions to form (a habit)MDBG iconto acquireMDBG iconCantofish iconto cultivateMDBG iconCantofish icon / to raiseMDBG iconCantofish icon/
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso:
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: to cultivate; to raise; to form; to acquire
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: to cultivate; to raise; to form (a habit); to acquire
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: nurturance
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: form; acquire; cultivate'
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坏习惯(huài xí guàn) bad habit
一旦(yī dàn) if
(bèi) quilt
养成(yǎng chéng) to raise
便(biànbiàn pián) so
不能(bù néng) to be unable
简单地(jiǎn dān di) simply
改正(gǎi zhèng) to amend

Once you've formed a bad habit, you can't get rid of it easily.

(hǎo hàohào) so
(xí) to practice
(guàn) used to
(shì) is
从小(cóng xiǎo) since childhood
养成(yǎng chéng) to raise
(dedì) of

Good habits should be cultivated in childhood.

你们(nǐ men) you
(gāi) that
养成(yǎng chéng) to raise
使用(shǐ yòng) to use
字典的( zì diǎn de) lexical
习惯(xí guàn) habit

You should try to form the habit of using your dictionaries.

人的( rén de)
后半生
就是(jiù shì) if
(yóu) from
(tā) another
(qián) first
半生(bàn shēng) half a lifetime
养成(yǎng chéng) to raise
(dedì) of
习惯(xí guàn) habit
(suǒ) place
构成的( gòu chéng de) constitutive
其他(qí tā) the rest
什么(shén me shén me yě méi yǒu) who?
都没有(dōuméiyǒu)

The second half of a man's life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first half.

每天早上( měi tiān zǎo shàng) every morning
(wǒ) I
养成(yǎng chéng) to raise
看电视(kàn diàn shì) to watch TV
英语课(yīng yǔ kè) English class
(chéng) rule
(dedì) of
习惯(xí guàn) habit

Every morning I make it a rule to watch the English course on TV.

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