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Pronunciation : zhēng
Meaning :
  1. contend, strive. (v)
  2. argue. (v)
Radical :
Strokes : 6
Traditional : ( Stroke Order )
Usage : 32.3%
Also as : zhèng
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
争吵
zhēng chǎo
: quarrel
2.
争取
zhēng qǔ
: strive for
3.
争夺
zhēng duó
: battle; fight (or contend, scramble) for
4.
斗争
dòu zhēng
: struggle; fight; combat; battle
5.
战争
zhàn zhēng
: war
6.
竞争
jìng zhēng
: compete
7.
争光
zhēng guāng
: vie for honor
8.
争气
zhēng qì
: try to make a good showing; try to win credit for
Sentences:
1. She hopes to win the presidency.
wàng zhēng dào zǒng tǒng zhí wèi
: she
希望 : hope
: strive
: obtain
: used as a verb complement to show the result of an action
总统 : president
职位 : position; post
2. They quarreled among themselves.
men xiàng zhēng chǎo
他们 : they
互相 : mutually
争吵 : quarrel
3. What are you arguing about?
men zài zhēng shí me
你们 : you (plural)
: (正在) in process of
: argue
什么 : what
4. I will not argue with you now.
xiàn zài gēn zhēng lùn
: I
现在 : now
: not
: with
: you
争论 : argue
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