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What is the meaning of piece work?



 
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What is the meaning of piece work? #1 (permalink) Thu Dec 15, 2005 17:49 pm   What is the meaning of piece work?
 

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #58 "Lots of Pieces", question 8

The burglar explained that he didn't have a proper job and only did piece ..........

(a) works
(b) working
(c) work
(d) worker

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #58 "Lots of Pieces", answer 8

The burglar explained that he didn't have a proper job and only did piece work.

Correct answer: (c) work

Your answer was: incorrect
The burglar explained that he didn't have a proper job and only did piece working.
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Please tell me what is the meaning of "piece work"?

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Piece work #2 (permalink) Thu Dec 15, 2005 20:05 pm   Piece work
 

Hi Hiwa,

This expression means part-time work.

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