Meaning and pronunciation of 工

Simplified/traditional character

Definition

gōng

  • work
  • worker
  • skill
  • profession
  • trade
  • craft
  • labor

HSK levels

Components

  • (gōng): work

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to provide; to supply;
  • : public; collectively owned; common; international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar); make public; fair; just; Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4]; honorable (gentlemen); father-in-law; male (animal);
  • : meritorious deed or service; achievement; result; service; accomplishment; work (physics);
  • : palace; temple; castration (as corporal punishment); first note in pentatonic scale;
  • : respectful;
  • : to attack; to accuse; to study;
  • : body; oneself; personally; to bow;

Sentences examples with 工

  • 今天我的朋友不能工作,他在医院!
    jīntiān wǒ de péngyǒu bùnéng gōngzuò, tā zài yīyuàn!
  • 我很喜欢现在的工作。
    Wǒ hěn xǐhuān xiànzài de gōngzuò.
  • 我在医院工作。
    Wǒ zài yīyuàn gōngzuò.
  • 你是做什么工作的?
    Nǐ shì zuò shénme gōngzuò de?
  • 我在机场工作了三年了。
    Wǒ zài jīchǎng gōngzuòle sān niánle.

Words containing 工, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list