Meaning and pronunciation of 工

Simplified/traditional character
gōng (gong1)

Definition:

work; worker; skill; profession; trade; craft; labor;

HSK levels:

1, 4, 5, 6

Components:

  • 工 (gōng): work

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

  • (gōngzuò) : job; work; construction; task; CL:个[ge4] ,份[fen4] ,项[xiang4]

HSK 4 vocabulary list

  • (gōngzī) : wages; pay; CL:个,份[fen4] ,月[yue4]

HSK 5 vocabulary list

  • (dǎgōng) : to have a part time job; to do manual work
  • (gōngchǎng) : factory; plant; CL:家[jia1] ,座[zuo4]
  • (gōngchéngshī) : engineer; CL:个,位[wei4] ,名[ming2]
  • (gōngjù) : tool; instrument; utensil; means (to achieve a goal etc)
  • (gōngrén) : worker; CL:个,名[ming2]
  • (gōngyè) : industry; CL:种[zhong3]
  • (shǒugōng) : handwork; manual
  • (yuángōng) : staff; personnel; employee;

HSK 6 vocabulary list

  • (bàgōng) : a strike; to go on strike
  • (gōngyìpǐn) : handicraft article; handiwork; CL:个
  • (jiāgōng) : to process; processing; working (of machinery)
  • (réngōng) : artificial; manpower; manual work

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