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English translation of '工作'

工作

(gōngzuò)

  1. (= 劳动) work
    ⇒ 编译字典不是一件简单的工作。 (Biānyì zìdiǎn bùshì yījiàn jiǎndān de gōngzuò.) Translating and editing a dictionary is not an easy job.
    ⇒ 他做任何工作都很尽力。 (Tā zuò rènhé gōngzuò dōu hěn jìnlì.) He does his best on any work given to him.
  2. (= 职业) job
    ⇒ 我想找份好工作。 (Wǒ xiǎng zhǎo fèn hǎo gōngzuò.) I am looking for a good job.
  3. (= 业务) work
    ⇒ 科研工作 (kēyán gōngzuò) scientific research work

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'工作' in Other Languages

British English: job /dʒɒb/ NOUN
A job is the work that someone does to earn money.
After I finish school, I will get a job.
  • American English: job
  • Arabic: وَظِيفَةٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: emprego
  • Chinese: 工作
  • Croatian: posao
  • Czech: práce
  • Danish: job
  • Dutch: baan werk
  • European Spanish: empleo puesto
  • Finnish: työ työpaikka
  • French: emploi
  • German: Stelle Arbeit
  • Greek: δουλειά επάγγελμα
  • Italian: lavoro
  • Japanese:
  • Korean: 직업
  • Norwegian: jobb
  • Polish: praca
  • European Portuguese: emprego
  • Romanian: serviciu
  • Russian: работа
  • Latin American Spanish: empleo
  • Swedish: jobb
  • Thai: งาน
  • Turkish:
  • Ukrainian: робота
  • Vietnamese: công việc
British English: work /wɜːk/ NOUN
People who have work have a job.
Fewer and fewer people are in work.
  • American English: work
  • Arabic: عَمَل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: trabalho
  • Chinese: 工作
  • Croatian: posao
  • Czech: práce
  • Danish: arbejde
  • Dutch: werk
  • European Spanish: trabajo
  • Finnish: työ
  • French: travail
  • German: Arbeit
  • Greek: δουλειά
  • Italian: lavoro
  • Japanese: 労働
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: arbeid
  • Polish: praca
  • European Portuguese: trabalho
  • Romanian: lucru
  • Russian: работа
  • Latin American Spanish: trabajo
  • Swedish: arbete
  • Thai: การงาน
  • Turkish:
  • Ukrainian: робота
  • Vietnamese: công việc
British English: work /wɜːk/ VERB
toil When you work, you do something that uses a lot of your time or effort.
We work hard all day.
  • American English: work
  • Arabic: يَعْمَلُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: trabalhar
  • Chinese: 工作
  • Croatian: raditi
  • Czech: pracovat
  • Danish: arbejde
  • Dutch: werken
  • European Spanish: trabajar
  • Finnish: työskennellä
  • French: travailler
  • German: arbeiten
  • Greek: δουλεύω
  • Italian: lavorare
  • Japanese: 働く
  • Korean: 일하다
  • Norwegian: arbeide
  • Polish: pracować
  • European Portuguese: trabalhar
  • Romanian: a lucra
  • Russian: работать
  • Latin American Spanish: trabajar
  • Swedish: arbeta
  • Thai: ทำงาน
  • Turkish: çalışmak
  • Ukrainian: працювати
  • Vietnamese: làm việc

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