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To train: 训练 (xùnliàn) or 培训 (péixùn)

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ID: QW0373 Intermediate
Today we are discussing a question posed by our user, nkchew33, that is, the difference between 训练 and 培训. We have also added 2 other words 锻炼 and 练习. These four words are commonly used in daily life, so in this show we have prepared several sample sentences for each one in order to help everyone to distinguish between them.
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训练
xùnliàn
training
通过头脑训练我变得更聪明了。
tōngguò tóunǎo xùnliàn wǒ biànde gèng cōngming le 。
Through mental training I became smarter.
学生们通过训练已经能掌握提高记忆力的方法。
xuéshēng men tōngguò xùnliàn yǐjīng néng zhǎngwò tígāo jìyìlì de fāngfǎ 。
Through training, the students have already mastered ways to improve their memory.
我每天训练我的狗帮我拿报纸。
wǒ měitiān xùnliàn wǒ de gǒu bāng wǒ ná bàozhǐ 。
Every day I train my dog to get the newspaper for me.
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