Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 作

make, production, prepare, build

Onyomi

サク、 サ
saku, sa

Kunyomi

つく(る)
tsuku(ru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【サク、 サ / つく(る)】

Meaning: make, production, prepare, build

103 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 作 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 7

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

わたしはたくさのともだちをつくりたい。
watashi wa takusan no tomodachi wo tsukuritai.
I want to make a lot of friends.
Example #2

あなたのつくるりょうりをたべてみたい。
anata no tsukuru ryouri wo tabete mitai.
I want to try the food that you make.
Example #3

わたしはいまそれをさくせいちゅうです。
watashi wa ima sore wo sakuseichuu desu.
I'm in the middle of making/writing that right now.
Example #4

かれはさくぶんをかくのがへたです。
kare wa sakubun wo kaku no ga heta desu.
He is not good at writing essays..
Example #5

このテーブルはすごいですね!ほんとうにてづくりですか?
kono teeburu wa sugoi desu ne! Hontouni tedzukuri desu ka?
This table is awesome! Was it really made by hand?

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