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长久
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English Definition(for a) long time
Simplified Script长久
Traditional Script長久
Pinyinchángjiǔ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄤˊ ㄐㄧㄡˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)coeng4gau2
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
chánglength; long; forever; always; constantly; forte
jiǔ(long) time; (long) duration of time

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Words With Same Head Word    
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
长途chángtúlong distance
长远chángyuǎnlong-term; long-range
长度chángdùlength
长处chángchùgood aspects; strong points
Words With Same Tail Word    
不久bùjiǔnot long (after); before too long; soon; soon after
悠久yōujiǔlong (tradition, history etc)
好久hǎojiǔquite a while
持久chíjiǔlasting; enduring; persistent; permanent; protracted; endurance; persistence; to last long
永久yǒngjiǔeverlasting; perpetual; lasting; forever; permanent
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