Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: jie1
Zhuyin: ㄐㄧㄝ
English Meaning: 1. to receive, to pick up, to catch 2. to answer (telephone) 3. to connect, to join 4. continuously

Example Sentences:

wo3 zai4 deng3 wo3 peng2 you3 lai2 jie1 wo3.
I'm waiting for my friend to pick me up.
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shuo1 bu2 ding4 wo3 ke3 yi3 qu4 ji1 chang3 jie1 ni3.
I might be able to pick you up at the airport.
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ni3 de5 gong1 zuo4 bao1 kuo4 jie1 dian4 hua4 han4 zhao1 hu1 ke4 ren2.
Your job includes answering the telephone and greeting guests.
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ni3 wei4 shen2 me5 bu4 jie1 dian4 hua4?
Why didn't you pick up the phone?
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