Italian translation of 'work on'
intransitive verb + preposition
- (task, novel)
lavorare ahe's working on the car
sta facendo dei lavori alla macchinathe police are working on the case
la polizia sta facendo indagini sul caso
- (principle, assumption)
basarsi suwe've no clues to work on
non abbiamo indizi su cui basarciwe're working on the principle that ...
partiamo dal presupposto che... (+subjunc)
- (persuade, influence)
to work on sb
Example Sentences Including 'work on'
He wanted Voss to try harder, to work on him, to tease more out of him.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
The last thing they had expected was to be back at work on the landing deck tonight.Let Not the Deep
Jack's overall impression, which he'd had to work on , was one of lazy power.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
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Translation of work on from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary