- 接 [jiē]
- （靠近; 接触） come into contact with; come close to:
hand-to-hand fight; fighting at close quarters; close-range fighting; 短兵相接
whisper into each other's ears; speak in each other's ears 交头接耳- （连接; 使连接） connect; join; put together:
connect wires; 接电线
establish contact (as in underground work); 接关系- （托住; 承受） catch; take hold of:
catch a ball; 接球
I threw the apple to him and he caught it. 我把苹果扔给他，他接着了。- （接收; 接受） receive:
receive a letter; 接到一封信
answer the phone; receive [take] a phone call; 接电话- （迎接） meet; welcome:
go to the airport to meet sb.; 到机场接人
Thank you very much for coming to meet me. 非常感谢你来接我。- （接替） take over:
take over and carry forward the fine tradition; 把优良传统接过来，传下去
take over a job 接工作
- （姓氏） a surname:
Jie Zi 接子
All the applicants were interviewed one by one.
He pounced on my offer.
The car has had a new wing welded on.
On the maternal side his inheritance was a happy one.
Paste is used to make one surface adhere to another.
On the course she received a thorough training in every aspect of the job.
He was taken on for a three-month trial period before being accepted as a permanent member of staff.
I have arranged that one of my staff will meet you at the airport.