English Sentence:

Many drug addicts turn to crime to fund their habits.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



xu3 duo1 you3 du2 yin3 de5 ren2 hui4 kao4 fan4 zui4 lai2 chou2 qian2 mai3 du2 pin3.

Listen to Chinese Sentence:

Play Sound

Words used:

許多   许多

xǔ duō

many, a lot of

[Show Details]


1. to have 2. to own 3. there is, there are 4. to be, to exist

Here: to have

[Show Details]
毒癮   毒瘾

dú yǐn

drug addiction

[Show Details]


1. of (possessive particle) 2. (adjectival ending) 3. (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis) 4. (used to form a nominal expression)

Here: (adjectival ending)

[Show Details]


people, person, human being

[Show Details]


1. will (indicating future) 2. be likely to, be sure to 3. can, to be able to 4. to meet (someone) 5. to meet together, to assemble 6. meeting, conference 7. to understand, to know 8. association, group, congress 9. occasion, opportunity, chance

Here: can, be able to

[Show Details]


1. to lean against 2. to depend on 3. near, by 4. support 5. to trust 6. (swear word)

Here: to lean against, depend on, by, against, to support

[Show Details]
犯罪   犯罪

fàn zuì

1. to commit a crime 2. crime

Here: to commit a crime or offense

[Show Details]


1. to come 2. in order to 3. to take place, to crop up 4. to have 5. future, coming, next 6. (used to replace another verb) 7. (used with to express capability) 8. ever since

Here: in order to

[Show Details]
籌錢   筹钱

chóu qián

to raise money

[Show Details]


to buy

[Show Details]
毒品   毒品

dú pǐn

drugs, narcotics (e.g. cannabis, cocaine)

Here: drugs (e.g. cannabis, cocaine)

[Show Details]

Learn Chinese and other languages online with our audio flashcard system and various exercises, such as multiple choice tests, writing exercises, games and listening exercises.

Click here to Sign Up Free!

Or sign up via Facebook with one click:

Watch a short Intro by a real user!