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坐 zuò: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

坐 (zuò) English Meaning

  • to sit
  • to take a seat
  • to take (a bus, airplane etc)
  • to bear fruit
  • variant of 座 (zuò)

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 坐我旁边。
    Zuò wǒ pángbiān.
    Sit beside me.
  • 没有椅子坐。
    Méiyǒu yǐzi zuò.
    There’s no chair to sit upon.
  • 别坐在地上。
    Bié zuò zài dìshàng.
    Don’t sit on the floor.
  • 我想坐下来。
    Wǒ xiǎng zuò xiàlái.
    I want to sit down.
  • 我能坐这里吗?
    Wǒ néng zuò zhèlǐ ma?
    Can I sit here?
  • 再坐一会儿吧。
    Zài zuò yīhuǐ’er ba.
    Stay for a while.

Stroke Order & Character Components

坐 (zuò): to sit; to take a seat; to take (a bus, airplane, etc.); to bear fruit; variant of 座(zuò)

  • (rén): man
  • (rén): man
  • (tǔ): earth

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 坐

HSK 1 Word List

  • 坐(zuò): to sit; to take a seat; to take (a bus, airplane, etc.); to bear fruit

HSK 4 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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