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做 zuò: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

做 (zuò) English Meaning

  • to make
  • to do
  • to produce
  • to write
  • to compose
  • to act as
  • to engage in
  • to hold (a party)
  • to be
  • to become
  • to function (in some capacity)
  • to serve as
  • to be used for
  • to form (a bond or relationship)
  • to pretend
  • to feign
  • to act a part
  • to put on appearance

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 我会做的。
    Wǒ huì zuò de.
    I will do it.
  • 你做什么?
    Nǐ zuò shénme?
    What do you make?
  • 让我去做。
    Ràng wǒ qù zuò.
    Let me do that.
  • 现在就做。
    Xiànzài jiù zuò.
    Do it now.

Stroke Order & Character Components

做 (zuò): to make; to do; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance

  • (rén): man
  • (gù): ancient; former; old; happening; instance; reason; cause; intentional; friend; therefore; hence; (of people) to die, dead;
  • (gǔ): ancient; old; paleo-;
  • (suī): to bump / hand

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 做

HSK 1 Word List

  • 做 (zuò): to do; to make; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance

HSK 6 Word List

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