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强调
Main
English Definitionto emphasize (a statement); to stress
Simplified Script强调
Traditional Script強調
Pinyinqiángdiào
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄤˊ ㄉㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)koeng4diu6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
qiángstrong; powerful; better; slightly more than; vigorous; violent; best in their category, e.g. see 百强; (Chinese surname)
diàoto transfer; to move (troops or cadres); to investigate; to enquire into; accent; view; argument; key (in music); mode (music); tune; tone; melody

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Words With Same Head Word    
强烈qiánglièintense; (violently) strong
强大qiángdàlarge; formidable; powerful; strong
强度qiángdùstrength; intensity
强盗qiángdàoto rob (with force); bandit; robber
强人qiángrénpowerful person
Words With Same Tail Word    
声调shēngdiàotone; note; a tone (on a Chinese syllable)
单调dāndiàomonotonous
语调yǔdiàointonation
步调bùdiàogait; marching order; step; pace
腔调qiāngdiàoaccent
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