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作者 zuò zhě: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

作者 (zuò zhě) English Meaning

  • writer
  • author

Traditional Characters:  作者

作 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

者 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 不知作者在说什么。
    Bùzhī zuòzhě zài shuō shénme.
    It is not clear what the writer is trying to say.
  • 这本书的作者是谁?
    Zhè běn shū de zuòzhě shì shéi?
    Who is the author of this book?
  • 这本小说的作者是谁?
    Zhè běn xiǎoshuō de zuòzhě shì shéi?
    Who is the author of this story?
  • Ogai是他最喜欢的作者。
    Ogai shì tā zuì xǐhuān de zuòzhě.
    Ogai is his favorite author.
  • 我对这位作者的名字很熟悉。
    Wǒ duì zhè wèi zuòzhě de míngzì hěn shúxī.
    I am familiar with the author’s name.
  • 书中女主人翁是作者的真实写照。
    Shū zhōng nǚ zhǔrénwēng shì zuòzhě de zhēnshí xiězhào.
    The heroine is the spitting image of the author.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

作 (zuò): to do; to grow; to write or compose; to pretend; to regard as; to feel; writings or works

  • 亻 (rén): man
  • 乍 (zhà): at first; suddenly; abruptly; to spread; (of hair) to stand on end; bristling

者 (zhě): (after a verb or adjective) one who (is) ...; (after a noun) person involved in ...; -er; -ist; (used after a number or 後|后(hòu) or 前(qián) to refer to sth mentioned previously); (used after a term, to mark a pause before defining the term); (old) (used at the end of a command); (old) this

  • 耂(lǎo): old
  • 日(rì): sun

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 作

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 作业(zuò yè):  school assignment; homework; work; task; operation; to operate; CL:   個|个(gè)

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 者

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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