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"In the suburbs"

Translation:교외에

November 14, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MatthewEpp5

Thank you for the 漢字, that is what I was going to ask about. :-) now the meaning is clear!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PaulJones279857

What does the 교 mean here?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SeanFogart4

Outskirts, suburbs, open spaces, remote places, revere at a distance, . . .

근교(近郊)=교외, but also 원교(遠郊) for outlying suburb

동교(東郊), 서교(西郊), 남교(南郊), 북교(北郊)=E/W/S/N suburbs respectively

단교(斷郊)=cross-country

춘교(春郊)=suburbs/fields in springtime

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