draw on a surface, especially with a pen or pencil on paper
compose (a letter), and usually post it
"She composed a poem"
"He wrote four novels"
"Please write to me every week"
"How many books did Georges Simenon write?"
"She published 25 books during her long career"
"Write her soon, please!"
"He wrote that he would be coming soon"
"Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
"The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper"
"Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet"
"boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk"
"He spelled the word wrong in this letter"
"She writes code faster than anybody else"
The cuneiform inscription is written in the Babylonian language.
出自：British Museum Magazine
Roll on, thou..dark blue Ocean!..Time writes no wrinkle on thy azure brow.
And now Gogarty writes about food difficulties in his town.
Harry wrote about his adventures in the war every week.
They wrote away for a fresh supply of penicillin.
他们发信要求再供应一批青霉素。 write away to-v
I've written away to order the second edition of the dictionary.
我已发信订购该词典的第二版。 write away
She wrote away all day, filling page after page.
Don't interrupt him; he's been writing away all morning and likes to have a long period free of other considerations.
As we expected,Jim wrote back straight away to turn down our request.
He writes me a letter every day, but I don't write back very often.
他每天给我写信,但我不常给他回信。 write sb ⇔ back
I received Mum's letter two weeks ago, but I couldn't write her back until the term exam.
我两周前收到妈妈的信,但我在期末考试前无法给她回信。 write back that-clause
She has just written back that she's too busy to get away.
He has written down many of the things he has learned from them in scientific papers.
If I didn't write them down,I might forget all about them.
What you've said has been written down.Sign your name at the bottom of the paper.
你所说的一切都被记录下来,在这张纸的下面签上你的名字。 write sb down as n\u002e/adj\u002e
Don't write me down as a fool!
You say he is clever, but I'd write him down as ignorant.
你说他聪明,我可认为他很无知。 write sb/sth ⇔ down
Though several critics have tried to write down the play, it is still very popular.
你愿意为儿童写作吗? write sth for sb/sth
Part of the secretary's job is to write short reports for the director.
The great musician wrote simple pieces for his young wife, when she was learning to play.
这位伟大的音乐家的年轻妻子学习演奏时,他为她写了几段简单的曲子。 write for sth
She wrote for fun for many years before starting to write seriously for a living.
在她开始正正经经地为谋生而写作之前,有许多年她以写作自娱。 write for sth
After writing for the theatre for many years, he turned to the art of film.
他从事戏剧写作多年之后,又开始搞电影艺术。 write for sth
Have you written for the booklist yet?
His cooking is really something to write home about.
The play was something to write home about .
He told us that the exhibition was not bad, but it was nothing to write home about.
The play was OK,I suppose, but nothing much to write home about.
I've been busy, but nothing to write home about.
I had a dull week—nothing to write home about.
I've had a look at the dresses in the new boutique, but they're nothing to write home about.
Some senior students wrote in asking for information concerning postgraduate studies.
一些四年级学生写信询问有关研究生课程的信息。 write sth ⇔ in
He wrote in an additional paragraph at the editor's request.
Any alterations should be written in neatly to the left side.
We will sign the agreement on condition that not a single word of racial discrimination is written into it.
She has written off an account of her trip.
她一口气把旅行见闻写了下来。 write sb/sth ⇔ off
It may not be a bad thing that they write off their marriage before it begins.
Do you think we'd better write off the party?
They wrote the team off just because the boys of the team were too young.
他们取消这个队,仅仅因为队里的小伙子们太年轻。 write sb/sth ⇔ off as n\u002e/adj
She has made such a poor showing in her work lately that we have to write her off as negligible for the post.
They wrote the meeting off as a failure.
他们认为会议开得是失败的。 write sth ⇔ off
They wrote the car off.
He wrote off a pretty shabby kind of life by killing himself.
In the accident, the car was almost completely written off and the driver was seriously injured.
The plane was completely written off and the pilot died.
He wrote out the agreement after its terms had been agreed to by both parties.
The director has asked me to write out a report of the decisions taken at last committee meeting.
The department requested that all teaching practice reports be written out before the end of the month.
When the document is written out you may send it off.
文件缮写完毕后你可以把它发出去。 write sb ⇔ out
They've written me out!The character I was playing dies in the third part!
他们安排我下了场!我所扮演的角色在该剧的第三集中死了! write oneself ⇔ out
The author seems to have written himself out.
The poet had written himself out before he was 30, and produced no other good poems for the rest of his long life.
You're expected to write to us as soon as possible.
I've been battling with my conscience for several days, and now I know I have to write to you.
I shall write to them on hearing from you.
I intend to write to the shop asking for an explanation of this bill.
我打算给那家商店去函要求他们解释这张账单。 write to sb to-v
He decided to write to the Ministry of Health to come.
他决定给卫生部写信,要部长来。 write sth to sb
You haven't written one letter to me since the summer!
入夏以来,你还没有给我写过一封信! write sth to sb
Words have now been written to that well-known piece of music.
那首著名的乐曲现在已填上了歌词。 write sth to sb/sth
He wrote poem after poem to her beauty.
The book was written to his children.
这本书是献给他的孩子们的。 write to sth
Writing to a contract date is the only way some writers would ever finish a book.
It is good practice to write to a certain length.
按照一定的长度进行写作是一种好的练习。 write sth to sth
The article should be written to a careful plan.
Mr. Black wrote up their acting in the play.
They wrote up the affair in the papers.
Our experiment was written up into a report.
误 He wrote them with the latest news.
正 He wrote them the latest news.
正 He wrote the latest news to them.
误 Please write out my phone number in your diary before you forget it.
正 Please write down my phone number in your diary before you forget it.
析 表示“写下来”可以说write down,而write out意思为“写出来”“开(出)”。
误 Harry wrote for his adventures in the war in his book.
正 Harry wrote about〔of〕 his adventures in the war in his book.
析 表示“写到…的事”可以说write about 〔of〕 sth。write for意思为“为…(目的)写作”。
误 He wrote about his first novel at seventeen.
正 He wrote his first novel at seventeen.
析 write表示“写作”时,用作及物动词,后面直接加宾语。write about意为“写关于…的事”。
误 Don't write a letter with red ink.
正 Don't write a letter in red ink.
误 When he came in,I was writting my friend a letter.
正 When he came in,I was writing my friend a letter.
误 I'd like a piece of paper to write.
正 I'd like a piece of paper to write on.
析 a piece of paper不是write的逻辑宾语,表示位置的介词on不可省略。
误 I have no pen to write.
正 I have no pen to write with.
误 Henry was written a note, asking him to entertain his guests.
正 A note was written to Henry, asking him to entertain his guests.
正 He wrote a note to Henry, asking him to entertain his guests.