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平常
Main
English Definitionordinary; common; usually; ordinarily
Simplified Script平常
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinpíngcháng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄆㄧㄥˊ ㄔㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ping4soeng4
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (副) adverb, (时间) time word
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Basic,Intermediate
Word Decomposition
píngflat; level; equal; to tie (make the same score); to draw (score); calm; peaceful; see also 平声; (Chinese surname)
chángalways; ever; often; frequently; common; general; constant; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
平均píngjūnaverage; on average; evenly; in equal proportions
平等píngděngequal; equality
平静píngjìngtranquil; undisturbed; serene
平原píngyuánfield; plain
平安píng'ānsafe and sound; well; without mishap; quiet and safe; at peace
Words With Same Tail Word    
非常fēichángvery; very much; unusual; extraordinary
经常jīngchángfrequently; constantly; regularly; often; day-to-day; everyday; daily
常常chángchángfrequently; usually; often
正常zhèngchángregular; normal; ordinary
异常yìchángexceptional; abnormal; an anomaly
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