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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 働く (hataraku)

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Kana: はたらく
Kanji: 働く
Romaji: hataraku

Type: verb

Meaning: to work; to labor; to labour

Example sentences:

大学を卒業したら、銀行で働きたいです。
daigaku o sotsugyou shitara, ginkou de hatarakitai desu.
After graduating from college, I want to work in a bank.

まだ講師として働くことはできません。
mada koushi toshite hataraku koto wa dekimasen.
I can’t work as a lecturer yet.

働く Verb Conjugation

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あなたもパパの会社で働けばいいのに…
anata mo papa no kaisha de hatarakeba ii noni.
You should just get a job at dad’s company.

この戦争が終わったら、農園で地道に働いて食べていけるだろう。
kono sensou ga owattara, nouen de jimichi ni hataraite tabete ikeru darou.
When the war is over, a plantation can earn an honest living.

お前が大学出るまでは働き続けるぞ。
omae ga daigaku deru made wa hataraki tsuzukeru zo.
I’ll keep working until you graduate from college.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 働く (hataraku)

Similar words:

勤める (tsutomeru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 工作 (gōngzuò)
Korean: 일하다 (ilhada)

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