Parkinson's law translate to Traditional Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "Parkinson's law" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

Parkinson's law

noun [U]     /ˈpɑː.kɪn.sənzˌlɔː/ US  /ˈpɑːr.kɪn.sənzˌlɑː/ humorous
the idea that any piece of work will increase to fill as much time as you have to do it in 帕金森定律(指工作總要拖到最後時限才能完成的一種觀點) Philosophy
(Definition of Parkinson's law from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

environment

the air, water, and land in or on which people, animals, and plants live

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More