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    chéng     to become / to turn into

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Grammar: Verb
Notes: For example, 把猫说成虎 'to describe a cat [to become] as a tiger' [to exaggerate] (Suyu, p. 15)
Parent concept: 过程 (Process)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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