Chinese words with 作 character meaning (HSK)

工作

GONG1, ZUO4
job, work, construction, task

作业

ZUO4, YE4
school assignment, homework, work, task, operation, to operate

动作

DONG4, ZUO4
movement, motion, action

作家

ZUO4, JIA1
zuòjiā

作用

ZUO4, YONG4
to act on, to affect, action, function, activity, impact, result, effect, purpose, intent, to play a role, corresponds to English -ity, -ism, -ization

作者

ZUO4, ZHE3
writer, author

合作

HE2, ZUO4
to cooperate, to collaborate, to work together, cooperation

写作

XIE3, ZUO4
writing, written works

制作

ZHI4, ZUO4
to make, to manufacture

作品

ZUO4, PIN3
work (of art), opus

作为

ZUO4, WEI2
one's conduct, deed, activity, accomplishment, achievement, to act as, as (in the capacity of), qua, to view as, to look upon (sth as), to take sth to be

作文

ZUO4, WEN2
to write an essay, composition (student essay)

操作

CAO1, ZUO4
to work, to operate, to manipulate

创作

CHUANG4, ZUO4
to create, to produce, to write, creative work, creation

著作

ZHU4, ZUO4
to write, literary work, book, article, writings

作弊

ZUO4, BI4
to practice fraud, to cheat, to engage in corrupt practices

作废

ZUO4, FEI4
to become invalid, to cancel, to delete, to nullify

作风

ZUO4, FENG1
style of work, way, style

作息

ZUO4, XI1
work and rest