JOB[U]A1something you do as a job to earnmoney: Has she got any work yet?Many youngpeople are out of work(= they do not have a job).Jobs, careers and professionsWorkingWork, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
ACTIVITY[U]A2the activities that you have to do at school, for yourjob, etc: Have you got a lot of work to do?The teacher said she was pleased with my work.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
get/set to work (on sth)›to start doing somethingStarting and beginningStarting again
Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.
by Liz Walter,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.
informal a person who marries in later life Newly retired and now newlywed – rise of the ‘silver splicers’ Reaching pension age becomes a trigger to tie the knot as baby-boomers begin to redefine retirement