Chinese Traditional: 選舉
Chinese Simplified: 选举
Pinyin: xuan3 ju3
Zhuyin: ㄒㄩㄢˇ ㄐㄩˇ
English Meaning: 1. to elect 2. election
Classifier: (chang3) or (ci4)

Example Sentences:

國民黨選舉總統馬英九為黨主席。
国民党选举总统马英九为党主席。
guo2 min2 dang3 xuan3 ju3 zong3 tong3 ma3 ying1 jiu3 wei2 dang3 zhu3 xi2.
KMT elects President Ma Ying-Jeou as its Chairman.
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這次選舉沒有任何黨派成功取得多數席位。
这次选举没有任何党派成功取得多数席位。
zhe4 ci4 xuan3 ju3 mei2 you3 ren4 he2 dang3 pai4 cheng2 gong1 qu3 de2 duo1 shu4 xi2 wei4.
No party has been able to secure a majority in this election.
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該學校的校長是投票選舉的。
该学校的校长是投票选举的。
gai1 xue2 xiao4 de5 xiao4 zhang3 shi4 tou2 piao4 xuan3 ju3 de5.
The principal of the school was elected by ballot.
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Related Words:

 

xuǎn

to elect, to choose, to select

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1. to lift, to raise 2. to hold, to conduct 3. action, behaviour 4. to recommend, to praise 5. to bring up, to mention 6. to cite, to enumerate 7. to act 8. to choose, to elect 9. act, move, deed

Here: to choose, to elect

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