an instrument for writing or drawing with ink
writing, especially as a profession
a small piece of land surrounded by a fence in which farm animals are kept
write with pen
shut sb/sth in or as if in a pen
"She composed a poem"
"He wrote four novels"
Across the empty pens, the wet, rusty rails of the cattle market.
出自： J. T. Story
Quinn did all his writing with a pen, using a typewriter only for final drafts.
出自： P. Auster
They had somehow penned me into a corner.
出自： P. H. Johnson
Edmund Spenser penned the immortal line.
出自： A. Briggs
The astonishing document was penned by Alexander, alone at his desk.
出自： P. Ustinov
I wonder why he has penned the pigs up.
I'm tired of being penned up in the office all day.
误 He wrote the composition with a pen and ink.
正 He wrote the composition with pen and ink.
析 with a pen表示“用钢笔写”,但当pen和ink连在一起用时,就变成一个统一的概念, a应该去掉。