"We study and work."

Translation:Wir studieren und arbeiten.

February 4, 2018

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/GilRonen1

why "lernen" wasn't accepted?

February 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/John116976

Why isn't "Wir studieren und wirken" accepted?

October 10, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Ly_Mar

I don't think ‘wirken’ can be used on its own like that. ‘Als (etwas) wirken’ does mean ‘to work as (s/t)’, but the primary meanings of ‘wirken’ are ‘to have an effect’ and ‘to seem, look’. The more neutral way to indicate ‘working (at a job)’ is ‘arbeiten’.

October 16, 2018
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