Learn English Words the Easy Way Series – Level crossing (n) 轻松学习英语单词系列 – Level crossing（名词）
This series is particularly tailored for people learning English – English words particularly. Like many languages, English words can be broken down into parts; each part has its own meaning, contributing to the overall meaning of the word itself. Understanding how each word is put together with “parts” helps a learner remember English words easier.
Level crossing (n) （名词）
Phonetics 音标: [ - ]
A place where a road crosses a railroad line.
In Part 分解部份:
level + crossing
same level + crossing + (n)
同一水平 + 横过 +（名词）
Level crossing is more of a British way to call “Grade crossing” or “Railroad crossing” in the US. Level crossing is A place where a road crosses a railroad line. The reason it is called Level crossing is that unlike a road and rail tracks cross each other that do not intersect, because they are at different heights, a Level crossing however has the road and rail tracks cross each other since they are on the same "level."
Level crossing在英国较常用，而在美国通常称为call “Grade crossing” 或“Railroad crossing”。Level crossing是指公路与铁路线交叉的地方。之所以称为Level crossing，是因为另一种crossing是道路和铁轨彼此不交叉，因为它们处于不同的高度，但Level crossing却是道路和铁轨彼此交叉，因为它们处于相同的”高度”, Level。
Even though there is a sign stating “Stay away from the level crossing,” children still love to run across it.
There are frequent accidents of train-car collision at level crossing.
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