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au pair

noun [C]     /ˌəʊˈpeər/
a young person who goes to live with a family in another country and looks after their children, does work in their house, etcOccupations and trades
Translations of “au pair”
in Arabic مُرَبِّية (شَخْص يَعيش مَعَ عائلة في بَلَد أَجْنَبي يَتَعَلم لُغَتَها لِقَاء العِناية بِالأطْفال والمَنْزِل)…
in Korean 오 페어, 외국 현지의 가정에서 아이들을 돌보며 함께 사는 젊은 사람…
in Malaysian pembantu rumah…
in Turkish dil öğrenmek amacıyla başka ülkede aile yanında kalan, verilen işleri yapan ve onlarla yaşayan gençler (daha çok bayan)…
in Italian persona alla pari…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在國外為學習外語住在當地人家裡,以照顧孩子或做家務換取食宿和小額報酬,通常是年輕女性…
in Russian няня…
in Polish au pair…
in Vietnamese người làm công được nuôi cơm…
in Spanish au pair…
in Portuguese estudante estrangeiro que mora com uma família para aprender a língua em troca de fazer pequenos serviços domésticos…
in Thai ชาวต่างชาติที่ทำหน้าที่เป็นพี่เลี้ยงเด็กและงานบ้านแลกกับที่พัก อาหาร ค่าจ้าง และโอกาสในการเรียนภาษา…
in German Au-pair-Mädchen…
in Catalan au-pair…
in Japanese オペア(住み込みで育児を手伝う人)…
in Indonesian TKW…
in Chinese (Simplified) 换工(在国外为学习外语而住在当地人家里,以照看孩子或做家务换取食宿和小额报酬,通常是年轻女性)…
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