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正常 zhèng cháng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

正常 (zhèng cháng) English Meaning

  • regular
  • normal
  • ordinary

Traditional Characters:  正常

正 forms words in:

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常 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 他的脉搏正常吗?
    Tā de màibó zhèngcháng ma?
    Is his pulse regular?
  • 我们正常的工作日是8小时。
    Wǒmen zhèngcháng de gōngzuò rì shì 8 xiǎoshí.
    Our ordinary workday is eight hours.
  • 她拒绝遵从正常的社会习俗。
    Tā jùjué zūncóng zhèngcháng de shèhuì xísú.
    She refused to conform to the normal social conventions.
  • 她的体温高于[低于]正常标准。
    Tā de tǐwēn gāo yú [dī yú] zhèngcháng biāozhǔn.
    Her temperature is above/below normal.
  • 加班费是他正常工资的1。5倍。
    Jiābān fèi shì tā zhèngcháng gōngzī de 1.5 Bèi.
    The overtime rate is one and a half times normal
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Stroke Order & Character Components

正 (zhèng): just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; positive; greater than zero; principle; to correct; to rectify

  •  (yī): one
  •  (zhǐ): to stop

常 (cháng): always; ever; often; frequently; common; general; constant

  •  (xiǎo): small
  •  (mì): to cover
  •  (kǒu): mouth
  •  (jīn): turban

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 正

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 反正(fǎn zhèng):  to put things back in order; to return to the correct path; in any event; come what may; whatever happens (I’m still sure it’s right); anyway
  • 改正(gǎi zhèng):  to correct; to amend; to put right; correction; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 正(zhèng):  upright; centrally located; (of time or figure) exactly; precisely; correct; positive (maths); (of taste) pure

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 常

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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