Chinese Traditional: 生活
Chinese Simplified: 生活
Pinyin: sheng1 huo2
Zhuyin: ㄕㄥ ㄏㄨㄛˊ
English Meaning: 1. living, life 2. to live 3. livelihood
German Meaning: das Leben
Spanish Meaning: la vida
Classifier: (zhong3)

Example Sentences:

在日本生活開銷很貴。
在日本生活开销很贵。
zai4 ri4 ben3 sheng1 huo2 kai1 xiao1 hen3 gui4.
The cost of living is very high in Japan.
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住倫敦的生活開銷很大。
住伦敦的生活开销很大。
zhu4 lun2 dun1 de5 sheng1 huo2 kai1 xiao1 hen3 da4.
Cost of living in London is very high.
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電在現代人生活中不可或缺。
电在现代人生活中不可或缺。
dian4 zai4 xian4 dai4 ren2 sheng1 huo2 zhong1 bu4 ke3 huo4 que1.
Electricity is essential to modern life.
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在巴黎生活相當昂貴。
在巴黎生活相当昂贵。
zai4 ba1 li2 sheng1 huo2 xiang1 dang1 ang2 gui4.
Living in Paris is very expensive.
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我喜歡田園生活!
我喜欢田园生活!
wo3 xi3 huan1 tian2 yuan2 sheng1 huo2!
I love country life!
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生活不是一件容易的事。
生活不是一件容易的事。
sheng1 huo2 bu2 shi4 yi2 jian4 rong2 yi4 de5 shi4.
Life isn't easy.
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科技已對我們的生活帶來革命性的變化。
科技已对我们的生活带来革命性的变化。
ke1 ji4 yi3 dui4 wo3 men5 de5 sheng1 huo2 dai4 lai2 ge2 ming4 xing4 de5 bian4 hua4.
Technology has revolutionised our lives.
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Related Words:

 

shēng

1. to be born 2. to give birth 3. raw, uncooked 4. to get (angry) 5. to be alive 6. to grow, to produce 7. student, pupil 8. life, living, livelihood 9. personnel of certain professions 10. strange, unfamiliar

Here: to be alive

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huó

1. to live 2. alive 3. living 4. work, workmanship 5. flexible, adaptable, fluid

Here: to live, alive, living

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