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交通
Main
English Definitionto be connected; traffic; transportation; communications; liaison
Simplified Script交通
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjiāotōng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄠ ㄊㄨㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaau1tung1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure WordsNone
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiāoto hand over; to deliver; to pay (money); to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines)
tōngto go through; to know well; (suffix) expert; to connect; to communicate; open; to clear; measure word for letters, telegrams, phone calls, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
交换jiāohuànto exchange; to swap; to switch (telecom); commutative (math); to commute
交际jiāojìcommunication; social intercourse
交易jiāoyì(business) transaction; business deal
交谈jiāotánto discuss; to converse; chat; discussion
Words With Same Tail Word    
普通pǔtōngcommon; ordinary; general; average
沟通gōutōngto join; to connect; to link up; to communicate
流通liútōngto circulate; to distribute; circulation; distribution
畅通chàngtōngunimpeded; free-flowing; straight path; unclogged; move without obstruction
卡通kǎtōngcartoon (loanword)
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