English to Afrikaans Meaning :: writing

geskrif, geskryf
Writing :
- skryfgeskrifte

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Noun(1) the act of creating written works(2) the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect(3) (usually plural(4) letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language(5) the activity of putting something in written form
Verb(1) produce a literary work(2) communicate or express by writing(3) communicate (with(4) write music(5) mark or trace on a surface(6) record data on a computer(7) write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word(8) create code, write a computer program

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(1) At times, Darwin worried that his writing sounded too literary and feared that his metaphors would lead readers astray.(2) I don't know about you, but I find it very hard indeed to think of writing as a sensible occupation.(3) I am going to sit here and try to get some reading and writing done before the storm catches up with me.(4) The question came from an editor interested in improving the quality of writing at her newspaper.(5) she made a decent living from writing(6) According to the principles of calligraphy, writing should be upright or slanting to the right.(7) I'm pretty sure that writing for publication is one of the most arrogant things a human can do.(8) Her eyes skimmed the familiar writing and descended knowingly on that one sentence that seemed to haunt her desperately.(9) Please don't think, by the way, that I object to complex writing or to unusual words or phrases.(10) This fascinating book by the leading authority on its subject is outstanding for the quality of both its writing and its illustrations.(11) He produced three slightly dirty envelopes with the familiar writing of Jacob Ryan.(12) She did praise my writing and presented me with many opportunities to stretch my skills.(13) While jumping into the garment, I read the writing scrawled on the paper.(14) a leather product with gold writing on it(15) Occasionally a writer may vary the slant of her writing , with letters pointing in all directions.(16) He went into the kitchen in hopes to find her only to find a note scribbled in her writing .
Related Words
(1) write ::
(2) reading and writing ::
lees en skryf
(3) in writing ::
op skrif
(4) writing paper ::
skryf papier
(5) writing pad ::
(6) writing desk ::
(7) creative writing ::
kreatiewe Skryfwerk
(8) writing a letter ::
skryf 'n brief
(9) letter writing ::
brief skryf
(10) writing down ::
neer te skryf
(11) writing table ::
1. handwriting ::
3. authorship ::
Different Forms
writing, writings
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

He means he\'s writing a book.

He means he's WRITING a book.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 12

Dr. Koothrappali, as your superior,
I forbid you from writing on my board.

Dr. Koothrappali, as your superior, I forbid you from WRITING on my board.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 4

Hey, have you finished writing
your profile yet?

Hey, have you finished WRITING your profile yet?

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 4

I was thinking of writing a book called...

I was thinking of WRITING a book called...

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 6

and I wanted to celebrate it
by writing a song for you.

and I wanted to celebrate it by WRITING a song for you.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 6

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