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责任 zé rèn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

责任 (zé rèn) English Meaning

  • responsibility
  • blame
  • duty

Traditional Character: 責任

责 forms words in:

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任 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 失败的责任在他。
    Shībài de zérèn zài tā.
    He is to blame for the failure.
  • 帮助你是我的责任。
    Bāngzhù nǐ shì wǒ de zérèn.
    It’s my duty to help you.
  • 自由必连带着责任。
    Zìyóu bì liándàizhe zérèn.
    Liberty entails responsibility.
  • 责任应该由你来负。
    Zérèn yīnggāi yóu nǐ lái fù.
    It is you that is to blame for it.
  • 你不能漠视你的责任。
    Nǐ bùnéng mòshì nǐ de zérèn.
    You are not to neglect your duty.
  • 保护树苗是我们的责任。
    Bǎohù shùmiáo shì wǒmen de zérèn.
    It’s our duty to protect the saplings.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

责 (zé): duty; responsibility; to reproach; to blame

  • :unidentified strokes
  • (bèi): shell / money

任 (rèn): to assign; to appoint; to take up a post; office; responsibility; to let; to allow; to give free rein to; no matter (how, what, etc.); classifier for the number of terms served in office, post, or rank

  •  (rén): man
  •  (rén): ninth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干(shí tiān gān); ninth in order; letter ‘I’ or roman ‘IX’ in list ‘A, B, C’, or ‘I, II, III,’ etc.; nona

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 责

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HSK 5 Word List

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 任

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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