降落 jiàng luò: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

降落 (jiàng luò) English Meaning

  • to descend
  • to land

Traditional Characters:  降落

降 forms words in:

HSK 4 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced xiáng in HSK 6.

落 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced là in HSK 6.

Sample Sentences

  • 飞机奉命降落。
    Fēijī fèngmìng jiàngluò.
    The plane was ordered down.
  • 起飞比降落容易。
    Qǐfēi bǐ jiàngluò róngyì.
    Taking off is easier than landing.
  • 飞机到巴黎开始降落。
    Fēijī dào bālí kāishǐ jiàngluò.
    The plane began its descent into Paris.
  • 我们在海上紧急降落。
    Wǒmen zài hǎishàng jǐnjí jiàngluò.
    We made an emergency landing at sea.
  • 飞机因大雾推迟降落。
    Fēijī yīn dà wù tuīchí jiàngluò.
    The plane’s landing was delayed because of fog.
  • 驾驶员使飞机安全降落。
    Jiàshǐ yuán shǐ fēijī ānquán jiàngluò.
    The pilot landed the plane safely.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 jiang 4

降 (jiàng): (jiàng) to drop; to fall; to come down; to descend; (xiáng) to surrender; to capitulate; to subdue; to tame

  • 阝(阜) (fù): mound
  • 夅 (jiàng): old variant of 降(jiàng)
HSK 4 jiang 4

落 (luò): to fall or drop; (of the sun) to set; (of a tide) to go out; to lower; to decline or sink; to lag or fall behind; to fall onto; to rest with; to get or receive; to write down; whereabouts; settlement

  • 艹 (cao): vegetable
  • 洛 (luò): Luo

PLEASE NOTE: 落 (luò) has 12 strokes. The strokes labeled 1 and 2 should be one stroke but are divided because of the font.

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 降

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 落

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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