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    Default hard-working words

    Hi,

    Could anyone tell me how to interpret the phrase "hard-working words" in the following sentence:

    The word 'work' must be one of the most hard-working words in the English language.

    Thank you for your help :D

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    Default Re: hard-working words

    Quote Originally Posted by Celia
    Hi,

    Could anyone tell me how to interpret the phrase "hard-working words" in the following sentence:

    The word 'work' must be one of the most hard-working words in the English language.

    Thank you for your help :D
    The word "work" has more than one function and more than 30 meaning, so, for a word, it works hard for a living; puts a hard day's work in. :D

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