travailler englanniksi   labour fr, work fr, toil fr


*: I set myself to enlarge my cave, and work farther into the earth; for it was a loose sandy rock, which yielded easily to the labour I bestowed on it...

*: Being a labour of so great a difficulty, the exact performance thereof we may rather wish than look for.

: rfquotek|Bartlett

: I think weve all got the idea. Theres no need to labour the point.

*: the stone that labours up the hill

*: The line too labours, and the words move slow.

*: to cure the disorder under which he laboured

: rfquotek|Totten

: ux|en|My work involves a lot of travel.

*: Come on, Nerissa; I have work in hand / That you yet know not of.

*: In every work that he began...he did it with all his heart, and prospered.

: ux|en|He hasn’t come home yet, he’s still at work.

: ux|en|Holding a brick over your head is hard work.  It takes a lot of work to write a dictionary.

: ux|en|We know what we must do. Lets go to work.

: ux|en|Theres lots of work waiting for me at the office.

: ux|en|Work is done against friction to drag a bag along the ground.

: ux|en|We dont have much time. Lets get to work piling up those sandbags.

*: The Bat—they called him the Bat. Like a bat he chose the night hours for his work of rapine; like a bat he struck and vanished, pouncingly, noiselessly; like a bat he never showed himself to the face of the day.

: ux|en|Theres a lot of guesswork involved.

: ux|en|Weve got some paperwork to do before we can get started.  The piece was decorated with intricate filigree work.

: ux|en|It is a work of art.

: ux|en|the poetic works of Alexander Pope

*: to leave no rubs or blotches in the work

*: The work some praise, / And some the architect.

*: “[…] We are engaged in a great work, a treatise on our river fortifications, perhaps? But since when did army officers afford the luxury of amanuenses in this simple republic?...

: ux|en|William the Conqueror fortified many castles, throwing up new ramparts, bastions and all manner of works.

: rfquotek|Raymond

: ux|en|He’s working in a bar.

: I work in a national park;  she works in the human resources department;  he mostly works in logging, but sometimes works in carpentry

: I work as a cleaner.

: she works for Microsoft;  he works for the president

: I work closely with my Canadian counterparts;  you work with computers;  she works with the homeless people from the suburbs

: he worked his way through the crowd;  the dye worked its way through;  using some tweezers, she worked the bee sting out of her hand

*: So the pure, limpid stream, when foul with stains / Of rushing torrents and descending rains, / Works itself clear, and as it runs, refines, / Till by degrees the floating mirror shines.

: ux|en|He worked the levers.

*: the working of beer when the barm is put in

: ux|en|The mine was worked until the last [[scrap]] of [[ore]] had been extracted.

*: They were told of a ?ilver mine, that had been worked by the Spaniards, ?omewhere in the Health?hire Hills, in St. Catharine; but they were not able to di?cover it.

: ux|en|He used pliers to work the wire into [[shape]].

: ux|en|she works the night clubs;  the salesman works the Midwest;  this artist works mostly in acrylics

: ux|en|The rock musician worked the crowd of young girls into a frenzy.

: ux|en|She knows how to work the system.

: ux|en|I cannot work a miracle.

: ux|en|He is working his servants hard.

: ux|en|he pointed at the car and asked, "Does it work"?;  he looked at the bottle of pain pills, wondering if they would work;  my plan didn’t work

: ux|en|They worked on her to join the group.

: ux|en|His fingers worked with tension.

: A ship works in a heavy sea.

*: confused with working sands and rolling waves

: ux|en|this dough does not work easily;  the soft metal works well

*: ‘I wolde hit were so,’ seyde the Kynge, ‘but I may nat stonde, my hede worchys so—’

*: ...he set to work again and made the snow fly in all directions around him. After some further toil his efforts were rewarded, and a very shabby door-mat lay exposed to view.

*: As a Numidian lion, when first caught, / Endures the toil that holds him.

*: Then toils for beasts, and lime for birds, were found.

*: places well toiled and husbanded

*: [I] toiled out my uncouth passage.

*: toiled with works of war

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