Occupation.-The immigrants are for the most part unskilled labourers.
Unlike their Papuan relatives, the islanders are unskilled in carving and pottery, but are clever farmers and fishermen, constructing ingenious fishing weirs.
They are composed principally of peasants, unskilled workmen and other manual laborers.
This depression was in considerable measure due to, and was largely aggravated by, the comparative inactivity of the Rand mines, and that inactivity was due in turn to the insufficiency of native labour - Kaffirs being employed to do all the unskilled work on the mines.
In many towns most of the skilled labourers and a great many of the unskilled (for instance, the grain-porters at Odessa and elsewhere) are Jews.
Having through centuries undergone cruel injury, from technical imperfections at the outset, from disastrous atmospheric conditions, from vandalism and neglect, and most of all from unskilled repair, its remains have at last (1904-1908) been treated with a mastery of scientific resource and a tenderness of conscientious skill that have revived for ourselves and for posterity a great part of its power.
unskilled labor had gone, the people left the UK.
Instead of requiring from its population all kinds of work and reducing its ordinary occupations to a hard-and-fast routine meeting in a slow and unskilled manner all possible contingencies, the local group began to move, to call in workmen from abroad for tasks of a special nature, and to send its own workmen to look out for profitable employment in other places.
He is a consummate artist, but an unskilled and often careless investigator and critic. The materials which lay ready to his hand may be roughly classed under two heads: (1) the original evidence of monuments, inscriptions, &c., (2) the written tradition as found in the works of previous authors.
Farr reckoned this to be, in the case of unskilled English emigrants, about 1 75.
Many workers,make a lot of assumptions about users and feel unskilled in working with them.
" Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book "; but the discovery of his own weakness, he adds, was the first symptom of taste.
These are, authority, custom, the opinion of the unskilled many, and the concealment of real ignorance with pretence of knowledge.
(2) The Institute is of opinion that in the hands of more or less unskilled workers it is easier to ensure freedom from contamination by Haffkine's ` standard method ' of manufacturing plague vaccine than with the ` water agar process ' as employed by him.
car park attendants, for giving his unskilled sons such employment.
Among foreigners proceeding through British ports the proportion of skilled and unskilled labor is more evenly balanced.
Others are farmers, fishermen, and unskilled laborers.
labour the demand for unskilled labor had gone, the people left the UK.
park attendants, for giving his unskilled sons such employment.
unskilled to tell it like it is.
unskilled laborer which paid immediately higher wages.
unskilled worker receive annually at present?
unskilled occupations are four times more likely to commit suicide than professionals.
To protect the jobs and wages of their members, trade unions insisted that the female dilutees did largely unskilled work.
This is mainly unskilled work that is sought on a daily basis, mainly in construction and on other people's farms.
The jobs were mostly unskilled and fairly low paid, and there were a few cases of self-employment.
Wages in the industry have been cut by 50 per cent since the 1980s and the workers are totally unskilled.
I am not unskilled in prophesy, but have true knowledge.
unskilled in the art of discussion.
The objections to the introduction of the Chinese, urged in South Africa, in Great Britain and in other parts of the British Empire, are discussed under South Africa: History, § D.; here it need only be added that in the Transvaal the point upon which all parties were agreed was that no new racial or economic complications should be permitted; and these were guarded against by the restriction of the coolies to unskilled labour in the gold mines and by their compulsory repatriation.
For the successful preparation of potable water from sea-water, the following conditions are essential: - Ist, aeration of the distilled product so that it may be immediately available for drinking purposes; 2nd, economy of coal to obtain the maximum of water with the minimum expenditure of fuel; and 3rd, simplicity of working parts, to secure the apparatus from breaking down, and enable unskilled attendants to work it with safety.
The metal is packed by unskilled labourers in iron boxes, R (fig.
22 a a type of indigenous peoples, and there was a tendency to represent the earlier conquered races as monsters and demons, though not necessarily unskilled (e.g.
But these objections were overcome by regulations which made repatriation compulsory, and which definitely restricted the coolies to unskilled labour in the mines.
There are a number of trade unions outside the American Federation of Labor which strive to organize the unskilled and semiskilled workers.
Many workers, make a lot of assumptions about users and feel unskilled in working with them.
The charity needs fundraisers, equipment, researchers, and editors, skilled and unskilled to tell it like it is.
Alternatively a boy could become an unskilled laborer which paid immediately higher wages.
Second, we consider evidence from a middle income country with abundant unskilled labor.
How much does an unskilled worker receive annually at present?
And men in unskilled occupations are four times more likely to commit suicide than professionals.
This is mainly unskilled work that is sought on a daily basis, mainly in construction and on other people 's farms.
My observation is that the majority of students -- from all backgrounds -- were a little inarticulate and unskilled in the art of discussion.
Even unskilled thieves can buy personal information online through the black market for a fairly inexpensive price.
They are not experienced technicians but are generally entry-level workers within the company and will be required to perform both skilled work and unskilled work.
Many bowling alleys offer bumpered lanes and lightweight balls for children to eliminate some of the frustrations of unskilled or young bowlers.
Be honest about yourself and remember there are professionals to help you in those areas where you are unskilled.
Their force was not more than s000 men; and they were wholly unskilled in the use of the guns which they had captured at Prestonpans.
Design The tanks have been designed for construction by relatively unskilled workers.
The men are well known all over Spain and Portugal as hardy, honest and industrious, but for the most part somewhat unskilled, labourers; indeed the word Gallego has come to be almost a synonym in Madrid for a "hewer of wood and drawer of water."
Hoadly, being not unskilled in the art of flattery, was translated in 1721 to the see of Hereford, in 1723 to Salisbury and in 1734 to Winchester.
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