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高速公路 gāo sù gōng lù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

高速公路 (gāo sù gōng lù) English Meaning

  • expressway
  • highway
  • freeway

Traditional Characters:  高速公路

高 forms words in:

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速 forms words in:

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

公 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

路 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 我走58号高速公路。
    Wǒ zǒu 58 hào gāosù gōnglù.
    I took Highway 58.
  • 这条高速公路破坏了农村的田园美景。
    Zhè tiáo gāosù gōnglù pòhuàile nóngcūn de tiányuán měijǐng.
    The expressway mars the beauty of the countryside.
  • 我们在第一个出口离开了高速公路。
    Wǒmen zài dì yī gè chūkǒu líkāile gāosù gōnglù.
    We turned off the highway at the first exit.
  • 新住宅区紧接高速公路。
    Xīn zhùzhái qū jǐn jiē gāosù gōnglù.
    The new housing development is close to the highway.
  • 他的土地和高速公路毗连。
    Tā de tǔdì hé gāosù gōnglù pílián.
    His land adjoins the highway.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

高 (gāo): high; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific)

  • (gāo): high

速 (sù): fast; rapid; quick; velocity

  •  (chuò): brisk walking
  •  (shù): to bind; bunch; bundle; classifier for bunches, bundles, beams of light etc; to control

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

路 (lù): road; CL:條|条(tiáo); journey; route; line (bus, etc.); sort; kind

  •  (zú): foot
  •  (gè): each; every
  •  (zhǐ): to go
  •  (kǒu): mouth

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 高

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

  • 高(gāo): high; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific); surname Gao

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 速

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 迅速 (xùn sù): rapid; speedy; fast

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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 路

HSK 2 Word List

  • 路(lù):  road; path; way; CL:  条(tiáo)

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 出路(chū lù):  a way out (of a difficulty, etc.)

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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