"Now I need to find a new job!"

Translation:עכשיו אני צריכה למצוא עבודה חדשה!

August 3, 2016

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/dfrank13

Is there a better translation than עבודה ?

August 3, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/AlmogL

(noformat) עבודה is the commonly used word for "job", as well as for "work". We also sometimes use ג'וב.

August 4, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Ynhockey

No. There are some contexts where you can use other words, but they are more rare and עבודה is always appropriate.

Examples of other words for job:

  • I am a candidate for a new job/position: אני מועמד למשרה חדשה
  • I've always wanted this job/position: תמיד רציתי את הג'וב הזה. Caveat: This can be used in a military context (when talking about non-combat positions, usually laid-back ones), or in general as a way of talking about easy jobs. I wouldn't use ג'וב to denote a general job in any context.
February 2, 2017
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