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Pronunciation : tōng
Meaning :
  1. open; through. (v)
  2. lead to; go to. (v)
  3. connect; communicate. (adj)
  4. understand; know. (v)
  5. workable. (adj)
  6. all; whole. (adj)
  7. common. (adj)
  8. measure word [Literary] (used for letters, telegrams, etc.). (measure word)
Radical :
Strokes : 10
Traditional :
Usage : 45.3%
Notes : also as tòng
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
串通
chuàn tōng
: collude with; gang up
2.
沟通
gōu tōng
: communicate
3.
通常
tōng cháng
: general; usual; normal
4.
通告
tōng gào
: notice; announcement
5.
通过
tōng guò
: pass through; adopt
6.
通知
tōng zhī
: notify; inform
7.
交通
jiāo tōng
: traffic
8.
卡通
kǎ tōng
: cartoon
9.
普通
pǔ tōng
: ordinary; common
Sentences:
1. This expressway leads directly to Shanghai.
zhè tiáo gāo gōng zhí tōng shàng hǎi
: this
: measure word
高速 : high speed
公路 : road
: straight; directly
: connect; go to
上海 : Shanghai
2. This office is poorly ventilated.
zhè jiān bàn gōng shì tōng fēng
: this
: measure word
办公室 : office
: not
通风 : ventilate; airy
3. He knows three languages.
jīng tōng sān zhǒng yán
: he
精通 : be proficient in
: three
: kind
语言 : language
4. This plan is unworkable.
zhè ge huà xíng bu tōng
: this
: measure word
计划 : plan
: do; perform; carry out
不通 : not workable
5. As soon as you get any news, please let me know.
yǒu xiāo xi qǐng zǎo tōng zhī
: once
: have
消息 : news
: please
及早 : as soon as possible
通知 : inform
: I, me
6. Transportation is convenient here.
zhè ér jiāo tōng fāng biàn
便
这儿 : here
交通 : transportation, traffic
方便 : convenient
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