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Meaning of “homework” - Learner’s Dictionary

homework

noun [U]     /ˈhəʊmwɜːk/
A1 work that teachers give students to do at home: Have you done your homework yet?Classes, courses and coursework
do your homework
to prepare carefully for a situation: It was clear that she had done her homework before the meeting.Preparing
Translations of “homework”
in Korean 숙제…
in Arabic واجِب…
in Portuguese lição de casa, dever de casa…
in Catalan deures…
in Japanese 宿題…
in Italian compito di casa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 功課…
in Russian домашнее задание, уроки…
in Turkish ev ödevi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 家庭作业…
in Polish zadanie lub zadania domowe…
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