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通知 tōng zhī: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

(通知 tōng zhī) English Meaning

  • to notify
  • to inform
  • notice
  • notification

Traditional Characters:  通知

This character forms words in:

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

This character forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我该通知谁?
    Wǒ gāi tōngzhī shéi?
    Whom should I inform?
  • 他撕掉了通知。
    Tā sī diàole tōngzhī.
    He tore down the notice.
  • 请通知我何时开始。
    Qǐng tōngzhī wǒ hé shí kāishǐ.
    Please inform me when to start.
  • 敬启者:兹通知阁下…
    Jìng qǐ zhě: Zī tōngzhī géxià…
    Dear Sir, I have been requested to inform you that …
  • 她把通知贴到布告板上。
    Tā bǎ tōngzhī tiē dào bùgào bǎn shàng.
    She fastened the notice to the board.
  • 一接到通知,我们就出发了。
    Yī jiē dào tōngzhī, wǒmen jiù chūfāle.
    We had to set out on short notice.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

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

知 (zhī): to know; to be aware

  •  (shǐ): arrow
  •  (kǒu): mouth

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 通

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 沟通 (gōu tōng): communicate
  • 通常 (tōng cháng): usual; regular; ordinary; normal

HSK 6 Word List

  • 畅通 (chàng tōng): unimpeded; free-flowing; straight path; unclogged; move without obstruction
  • 精通 (jīng tōng): proficient
  • 卡通 (kǎ tōng): cartoon
  • 流通 (liú tōng): to circulate
  • 通货膨胀 (tōng huò péng zhàng): inflation
  • 通缉 (tōng jī): to order the arrest of somebody as criminal; to list as wanted;
  • 通俗 (tōng sú): common; everyday; average
  • 通讯 (tōng xùn): communications; a news story (e.g. dispatched over the wire); CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 通用 (tōng yòng): common (use); interchangeable

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 知

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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