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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 造 (zou)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 造 (zou)

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MEANING:

create, make, structure, physique

HOW TO READ:

On: zou
Kun: tsuku.ru, tsuku.ri, -dzuku.ri

HOW TO REMEMBER:

The government announced (告) today that a new road (⻌) will be created in this area.

WORDS:

造る (tsukuru): to make, to produce
造り (tsukuri): make-up, structure
石造 (sekizou): stone-built
改造 (kaizou): remodeling
新造 (shinzou): newly made
造船 (zousen): shipbuilding
造反 (zouhan): rebellion
偽造 (gizou): forgery, falsification
構造 (kouzou): structure, construction
人造 (jinzou): man-made, artificial
造花 (zouka): artificial flowers
模造 (mozou): imitation, counterfeit
創造 (souzou): creation
造形 (zoukei): molding, modeling
造成 (zousei): creation, clearing
木造 (mokuzou): wooden, made of wood
製造 (seizou): manufacture, production
建造 (kenzou): building, construction
模造品 (mozouhin): fake goods, imitations
無造作 (muzousa): casual, careless
製造元 (seizoumoto): manufacturer, maker
創造力 (souzouryoku): creative power, creativity
造作なく (zousanaku): without difficulty
作り出す (tsukuridasu): to manufacture, to produce
造作ない (zousanai): no trouble, easy
作り上げる (tsukuriageru): to make up


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

この真珠は精巧な模造品だ。
kono shinju wa seikou na mozouhin da.
These pearls are only a clever imitation.

どこにも偽造の跡はありません。
doko ni mo gizou no ato wa arimasen.
There is no forgery of any kind here.

この訴訟はきっと造作なくかたづくだろう。
kono soshou wa kitto zousa naku katadzuku darou.
This lawsuit will go through without difficulty.

この建物の二階の構造を簡単に説明します。
kono tatemono no nikai no kouzou o kantan ni setsumei shimasu.
I will explain the structure of the second floor of this building briefly.

私は機会をつかむのではなく、自分で作り出すのです。
watashi wa kikai o tsukamu no dewa naku, jibun de tsukuridasu no desu.
I don’t seize opportunities. I make them.

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