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
Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.
by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,