交通 jiāo tōng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

交通 (jiāo tōng) English Meaning

  • traffic
  • communications
  • liaison
  • to be connected

Traditional Characters:  交通

交 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

通 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 保持交通畅通无阻。
    Bǎochí jiāotōng chàngtōng wúzǔ.
    Maintain an unimpeded traffic
  • 交通被山崩所阻断。
    Jiāotōng bèi shānbēng suǒ zǔ duàn.
    Traffic was blocked by a landslide.
  • 交通因浓雾而受阻。
    Jiāotōng yīn nóng wù ér shòuzǔ.
    Traffic was interrupted by a dense fog.
  • 我在交通银行存款。
    Wǒ zài jiāotōng yínháng cúnkuǎn.
    I bank with Bank of Communications.
  • 这地方交通不方便。
    Zhè dìfāng jiāotōng bù fāngbiàn.
    This place isn’t convenient to public transportation.
  • 那场意外使交通大乱。
    Nà chǎng yìwài shǐ jiāotōng dàluàn.
    The accident threw the traffic into chaos.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 jiao 1

交 (jiāo): to hand over; to deliver; to pay (money); to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines)

  • 亠 (tóu): shelter, head
  • 父 (fù): father
HSK 4 tong 1

通 (tōng): to go through; to know well; (suffix) expert; to connect; to communicate; open; to clear; classifier for letters, telegrams, phone calls, etc.

• 辶 (chuò): brisk walking
• 甬 (yǒng): the Yongjiang river 甬江(Yǒngjiāng) through Ningbo 寧波|宁波(Níng bō); abbr. for Ningbo

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 交

HSK 4 Word List

  • 交 (jiāo): to hand over; to deliver; to pay (money); to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines)
  • 交流 (jiāo liú): exchange; give-and-take; to exchange; to alternate; communication; alternating current (electricity)
  • 交通 (jiāo tōng): traffic; communications; liaison; to be connected

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 通

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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