Work

1-Work, (noun), 1- xedma (xedmat).

Hard work, xedma waɛra.

2- (task), cɣel (cɣalat).


2-Work, (verb), a- xdem.

To work hard, zeyyeṛ ṛuḥ-u f l-xedma.


Examples:

Had it not been for his aid, I could not have finished the work. - Lukan maci l-mɛawna taɛ-u, lukan ma kemmelt-c l-xedma taɛ-i.

I'm still at work. - Mazal-ni f l-xedma.

I still need work. - Mazal sḥeqqit xedma.

It is the fruit of hard work and a well-prepared plan. - Hadi l-ɣella taɛ xedma caqqa u muxeṭṭeṭ mweǧǧed tewǧad mliḥ.

They're not afraid of hard work. - Huma ma ixafu-c men l-xedma l-waɛra.


Examples (task):

I had work to do. - Kan ɛend-i cɣel ndir-u.


Examples (verb):

I don't work here anymore. - Wellit ma nexdem-c hna.

I'm still working. - Mazal-ni nexdem.


Examples (to work hard):

She was advised by him to work harder. - Nṣeḥ-ha bac tzeyyeṛ ṛuḥ-ha f l-xedma.


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