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English Definitionfrequently; usually; often
Simplified Script常常
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄤˊ ㄔㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)soeng4soeng4
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
chángalways; ever; often; frequently; common; general; constant; (Chinese surname)
chángalways; ever; often; frequently; common; general; constant; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
常识chángshícommon sense; general knowledge
常务chángwùroutine; everyday business; daily operation (of a company)
常规chángguīconventional (weapons); conventional; common; routine
常年chángniánall year round; for years on end; average year
常用chángyòngin common usage
Words With Same Tail Word    
非常fēichángvery; very much; unusual; extraordinary
经常jīngchángfrequently; constantly; regularly; often; day-to-day; everyday; daily
正常zhèngchángregular; normal; ordinary
异常yìchángexceptional; abnormal; an anomaly
平常píngchángordinary; common; usually; ordinarily
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