dàng zhēn
v./adv. treat or take something in a serious way; actually, really
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Simplified Chinese

Traditional Chinese

Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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wó zhǐ shì kāi gè wán xiào ér yǐ , nǐ bié dàng zhēn .
phr. I am just kidding. Don't take it seriously.
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zhè běn shū dàng zhēn shì tā xiě de ?
phr. Is this book really written by him?