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Chinese Word Detail

    chéng     to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed

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Grammar: Verb
Notes: For example, 君子去仁,惡乎成名? 'If a superior man [junzi] abandon virtue, how can he fulfill the requirements of that name?' (Lunyu 4:5, trans. by Legge 1861)
Topic: Classical Chinese

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