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    EARN

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    I wanted to know if there is NO noun for the verb Earn/Earning. To earn means to perform work in return of rewards. Why can't this be expressed in a concept form?? What is the idea of working in return of reward called?? Nothing.. There is no word of this. It is always in a form of a verb - to earn or earning. Even the noun earnings, is in terms of the quantity of rewards not in action of it. I want to know if this is true, and if so, why.

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    Re: EARN

    I am not sure what you are asking. The word "job" comes to mind. Also "gainful employment".

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    Re: EARN

    Quote Originally Posted by sidbat89 View Post

    I wanted to know if there is NO noun for the verb 'earn' /Earning. To earn means to perform work in return of rewards. Why can't this be expressed in a concept form?
    Consider the following:

    'I love my work. The spending of my money is nearly as enjoyable as the earning of it.'
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 05-Jun-2015 at 21:23. Reason: Fixed minor typo

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