Late last year, RFE/RL met Shehla who lives in a village near Peshawar in northern Pakistan. She dressed as a man so she could work on local building sites to pay the rent. ...
Radio Liberty. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 15:41:00 +0000.
A former executive for a Chinese construction company was found guilty on Friday of U.S. charges that he forced Chinese laborers to work in the New York area under a form of debt bondage.
Reuters. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:56:09 -0400.
In a press conference held after midnight in Brussels, Mrs May said she would return to Britain in the morning to resume work on building support for the deal.
Daily Mail. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:33:54 +0000.
To celebrate 70 years of work to build religious harmony, the Inter-Religious Organisation, Singapore (IRO) had planned the launch of an exhibition at Far East Plaza yesterday.
Straits Times. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
For more than ten years, a team of passionate cyclists based out of their head office in Zwolle, the Netherlands, work daily on creating and building the world's best wheels. ...
Steve Frothingham. Bicycle Retailer. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:47:18 +0000.
The Mexican government will invite four companies to bid in a restricted tender for work building the new Dos Bocas refinery for state oil company Pemex, Energy Minister Rocio Nahle said at a news conference on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 11:00:34 -0400.
Organizations are attracted to the potential gains attributed to mentorship as they work to create their own programs. Read six waysto establish a mentoring program that benefits your company.
By Cameron Bishop, Communityvoice. Forbes. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:00:00 -0400.
TransCanada has lost a bid to remove an injunction preventing work on the Keystone XL pipeline, news that could delay construction work on the $8-billion US project for a year.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:35:23 EDT.
Two men in blue shirts work together to assemble a large piece of furniture. One man holds the shelf in place, while the other uses a drill to put screws in place. Once the furniture is assembled, it will be used to store books and knickknacks.
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The word work is a noun. Work means (1) activity directed toward making or doing something, (2) the occupation for which you are paid, (3) the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it), (4) a place where work is done, (5) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading), (6) (physics) a manifestation of energy; the transfer of energy from one physical system to another expressed as the product of a force and the distance through which it moves a body in the direction of that force.
Work is also a verb that means (1) give a work-out to, (2) arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion, (3) go sour or spoil, (4) cause to undergo fermentation, (5) use or manipulate to one's advantage, (6) make uniform, (7) perform as expected when applied, (8) move into or onto, (9) cause to happen or to occur as a consequence, (10) make something, usually for a specific function, (11) shape, form, or improve a material, (12) prepare for crops, (13) gratify and charm, usually in order to influence, (14) move in an agitated manner, (15) proceed along a path, (16) provoke or excite, (17) proceed towards a goal or along a path or through an activity, (18) cause to work, (19) be employed, (20) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity, (21) cause to operate or function, (22) operate in or through, (23) have and exert influence or effect, (24) operate in a certain place, area, or specialty, (25) behave in a certain way when handled.