养成 yǎng chéng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

养成 (yǎng chéng) English Meaning

  • to cultivate
  • to raise
  • to form (a habit)
  • to acquire

Traditional Characters:  養成

养 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

成 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 你们该养成使用字典的习惯。
    Nǐmen gāi yǎng chéng shǐyòng zìdiǎn de xíguàn.
    You should try to form the habit of using your dictionary.
  • 好习惯是从小养成的。
    Hǎo xíguàn shì cóngxiǎo yǎng chéng de.
    Good habits should be cultivated in childhood.
  • 他在那里被培养成一名采矿工程师。
    Tā zài nàlǐ bèi péiyǎng chéngyī míng cǎikuàng gōngchéngshī.
    He was trained there as a mining engineer.
  • 我已养成一到家就打开电视机的习惯。
    Wǒ yǐ yǎng chéng yī dàojiā jiù dǎkāi diànshì jī de xíguàn.
    I’ve got into the habit of switching on the TV as soon as I get home.
  • 每天早上我养成看电视英语课程的习惯。
    Měitiān zǎoshang wǒ yǎng chéng kàn diànshì yīngyǔ kèchéng de xíguàn.
    Every morning I make it a rule to watch the English course on TV.
  • 我喜欢乳酪果酱,不过这是后天养成的一种嗜好。
    Wǒ xǐhuān rǔlào guǒjiàng, bùguò zhè shì hòutiān yǎng chéng de yī zhǒng shìhào.
    I like jam with cheese, but it’s an acquired taste.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

养 (yǎng): to raise (animals); to bring up (children); to keep (pets); to support; to give birth

  • 𦍌 (rèn): 𦍌
  •  (jiè): to introduce; to lie between; between; shell; armor

成 (chéng): to succeed; to finish; to complete; to accomplish; to become; to turn into; to be all right; OK!; one tenth

  • 戈 (gē): halberd
  • 丁 (dīng): fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干(shí tiān gān); fourth in order; letter ‘D’ or roman ‘IV’ in list ‘A, B, C’, or ‘I, II, III,’ etc.; butyl; cubes (of food)
  • 戈 (gē): halberd

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 养

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 成

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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