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公共汽车 gōng gòng qì chē: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

公共汽车 (gōng gòng qì chē) English Meaning

  • bus

Traditional Characters: 公共汽車

公 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

共 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

汽 forms words in:

车 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 辆 (liàng)
  • 班 (bān)

Sample Sentences

  • 她被公共汽车撞倒了。
    Tā bèi gōnggòngqìchē zhuàng dǎo le.
    She was knocked down by a bus.
  • 凯特坐公共汽车回家。
    Kǎitè zuò gōnggòngqìchē huí jiā.
    Kate came home by bus.
  • 你最好坐公共汽车去。
    Nǐ zuì hǎo zuò gōnggòngqìchē qù.
    You’d better go by bus.
  • 让我们坐公共汽车去。
    Ràng wǒmen zuò gōnggòngqìchē qù.
    Let’s go by bus.
  • 公共汽车辗过一只狗。
    Gōnggòngqìchē niǎnguò yī zhǐ gǒu.
    The bus ran over a dog.
  • 我们乘公共汽车去上学。
    Wǒmen chéng gōnggòngqìchē qù shàngxué.
    We go to school by bus.

Stroke Order & Character Components

公 (gōng): public; collectively owned; common; international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar); make public; fair; just; Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位(wǔ děng jué wèi); honorable (gentlemen); father-in-law; male (animal)

  •  (bā): eight / separate
  •  (sī): secret

共 (gòng): common; general; to share; together; total; altogether; abbr. for 共產黨|共产党(Gòng chǎn dǎng), Communist party

  •  (gǒng): two hands
  •  (yī): one
  •  (bā): eight / separate

汽 (qì): steam; vapor

  •  (shui): water
  •  (qì): air

车 (chē): car; vehicle; CL: 辆 (liàng); machine; to shape with a lathe

  • 车 (chē): car

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 公

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 共

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 汽

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 车

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 刹车 (shā chē): to brake (when driving); to stop; to switch off; to check (bad habits); a brake

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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