Work Sentence Examples
It did work this morning.
Every day there is much work to be done.
After Alex goes to work and Jonathan goes to school, Destiny and I do the chores.
It will be so much fun to work on it with Jonathan and Destiny.
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How do these features work so well?
Now I have to get to work.
You may come to America and be poor, but if you work hard, your children will have a better life and a better opportunity.
I'm sorry things didn't work out for you.
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Time to get back to work.
They work at jobs they do not like, doing work a machine should be doing.
You do all the work we do, and then cook.
As for work, we haven't any of any consequence.
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It was a work in progress.
With his return to work, things at the house shifted to a faster pace.
I wanted to work this thing out by myself.
This might be some of your best work.
Maybe she did write it years earlier and it really is her practice work, he offered.Advertisement
I have much to work with!
Cynthia asked as she looked over his shoulder at his work.
I enjoy my work.
But, if this one doesn't work out, I'm sorry Kairi, you'll have to go to a group home.
Haven't had much time to work on it.Advertisement
I think I can work with that.
It didn't work very well.
Years from now, when he was comfortably ensconced in his Ouray, Colorado bed and breakfast, he'd often look back on this day as the turning point in his life, but for now it was only the start of yet another five work days.
I promise to work on it.
A record of all human activity, with anonymity safeguards in place, will allow us all to become part of the solution by putting our minds to work on the problems of the world.
Then came the work in college--original theme writing with new ideals of composition or at least new methods of suggesting those ideals.
The night veils without doubt a part of this glorious creation; but day comes to reveal to us this great work, which extends from earth even into the plains of the ether.
The best way to beat the cold was to work up some heat.
The work was rewarding, though, as the house began to take on a homey atmosphere.
You could fly down after work on Friday.
Donnie popped to his feet and brushed a kiss on his mother's cheek and resumed his work.
Time to get out of these ski clothes and do some work.
If you drive I can work on my presentation.
We've got work to do.
Maybe. Or maybe this will work.
I was out of options if it didn't work out here.
We were then sent to the guidance office so they could work up a schedule for me.
We don't owe millions, or have lovers, or rare diseases, or tons of life insurance, or work for the CIA, or do drugs or any of that.
When there is a problem at work, he keeps it to himself or minimize it.
We liked his work and he liked what he was doing.
Obviously that didn't work.
I'm, uh, in the middle of work right now.
Due to genetic factors we will certainly learn about in the future, some drugs and treatments do not work on certain people.
And the principle at work in this technology could lead to a cure for other autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis.
I had used it all through my school work, and never any other system.
My friends think it very strange that they should hesitate so long, especially when I have not asked them to simplify my work in the least, but only to modify it so as to meet the existing circumstances.
The only thing she does which requires skill with the hands is her work on the typewriter.
I doubt if any teacher ever had a work of such absorbing interest.
Then the fairies thanked him for his forgiveness, and promised to work very hard to please him; and the good-natured king took them all up in his arms, and carried them safely home to his palace.
The style of the Bible is everywhere in Miss Keller's work, just as it is in the style of most great English writers.
At present our houses are cluttered and defiled with it, and a good housewife would sweep out the greater part into the dust hole, and not leave her morning's work undone.
It is something at once more intimate with us and more universal than any other work of art.
He sawed a channel in the ice toward the shore, and hauled it over and along and out on to the ice with oxen; but, before he had gone far in his work, he was surprised to find that it was wrong end upward, with the stumps of the branches pointing down, and the small end firmly fastened in the sandy bottom.
If you would avoid uncleanness, and all the sins, work earnestly, though it be at cleaning a stable.
John Farmer sat at his door one September evening, after a hard day's work, his mind still running on his labor more or less.
It was surprising to see how serenely he sailed off with unruffled breast when he came to the surface, doing all the work with his webbed feet beneath.
They were manifestly thieves, and I had not much respect for them; but the squirrels, though at first shy, went to work as if they were taking what was their own.
But it is easiest, as they who work on the highways know, to find the hollows by the puddles after a shower.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be.
How long shall we sit in our porticoes practising idle and musty virtues, which any work would make impertinent?
Witness the present Mexican war, the work of comparatively a few individuals using the standing government as their tool; for, in the outset, the people would not have consented to this measure.
Soon after he was let out to work at haying in a neighboring field, whither he went every day, and would not be back till noon; so he bade me good-day, saying that he doubted if he should see me again.
Bilibin liked conversation as he liked work, only when it could be made elegantly witty.
Every sphere of work was connected, in his eyes, with evil and deception.
If they've retired it's because there's work for them to do farther back.
Obviously he liked ranch work better than anything he had studied.
He had probably reached a point that the ranch and house were too much work.
Maybe her favorite would work.
She tried to work the muscles in her lower back with her fingertips, but the effort was worse than the benefit.
I know the work is hard and the weather is forbidding at times, but do you know how lucky you are?
They ate in silence then, enjoying the tranquility of mother natures' work around them.
Of course, if you think it would be too much work... you'll only have two weeks.
The next morning, after Cade left, she threw a roast in the oven and eagerly set to work on the family room.
You defend him because you work for him and you're a loyal employee, but I'll bet you've wondered why he's so unresponsive.
That's right - nothing but honest work.
Cade was standing over her, a puzzled expression on his face as he contemplated her work.
But what we do with our time after work is strictly between the two of us.
I'm not opposed to technology, I simply enjoy the work.
It was going to be hard enough to work at the diner, but it was something she was going to have to do.
Inside of a week she started work at the diner.
Martha wants to work until she has the baby.
Howie doesn't have to work but he still suffers from head trauma, is pretty depressed and frankly, doesn't know what to do with himself.
Perhaps we could help you to work it out.
Our work concerns electrostatic forces; force fields that surround us everywhere.
How does this relate to how our brains work?
Once we were sated and gathered in the living room Betsy began work on her computer.
My husband did a lot of work fixing the settings on when Annie died and kept pushing Howie.
While our employment hampered our work with Howie, we all recognized our need to continue our day to day lives.
I don't want to work for the FBI.
I used them a lot over the years, not always to the FBI liking which didn't help my career but I found they often work.
If we can show them it's in their best interests to work with us and let us keep our privacy we're far better off.
I may have to work on improving that.
Personally, the thought we might work together in one location, absent the hectic schedule presently exhausting us, made me giddy and set my mind a-tumble with possibilities.
Let's get to work today and talk tonight.
It takes work to concentrate and remember.
As far as work quarters go, I have a ton of ideas.
Our work schedule encompassed five intense days, Monday through Friday.
Quinn was in charge of the downstairs room where Howie operated and he set it up flawlessly for our work.
We were late for work but in a great mood when we finally arrived.
His paper work checks out and he's visible but blurry a half dozen times on hotel video cameras.
New local acquaintances never questioned us about work and we displayed no interest in anything pertaining to crime or mayhem.
When these guys want something, they work real hard to get it and they have lots of toys at their disposal.
Baby Claire was often in evidence in our work place, sleeping on mother's arm or in her file cabinet remodeled crib, or supping on Martha's breast.
Howie biked to work as wheel-less Julie had driven her boyfriend's Mustang to her monastic meeting in Vermont.
She left work on a Thursday and no one heard word one.
Yes. They just got started but they're doing good work.
We tackle our work; professionally and without rancor to one another in spite of a pall of indecision that oft times seeps in like a chill from a leaky window frame.
Molly's a work in progress but she's smart as an Einstein.
Maybe not on your own for a few years but you'd be welcomed to help with her while I do my house work.
Quinn went to work setting the stage for the visit.
But what about the work we're doing here?
You're all involved, I guess pretending all that other work business.
This Julie-Howie business can't work, at least not in the long term.
I wish Howie would get his ass back here and get to work!
It is hard work but we might get lucky.
If this Vermont attempted abduction is his work, he re-entered the United States in that state.
Don't worry; everything will work out fine.
It's delightful in this campground with a singing brook outside my door, serenading me as I work.
That will give me some time to get to work.
Stick to your crystal ball and leave the detective work to me.
After I managed to get in I fished around for a light switch and found they didn't work.
Did the culprit do my work for me or simply get in my way?
I congratulated him on the great work he'd done and he again thanked me for getting him together with Daniel Brennan.
I've found four unsolved abductions over a six year period that look very close to his work.
Ben, could you start up Quinn's machines and see if maybe you could get them to work?
Two people laughed aloud and someone growled about their federal tax dollars at work.
We were herded to a barn and into a basement work room.
It just won't work.
Talon's work on her arms pissed him off, but he hadn't considered the wounds were as recent as yesterday.
My crystal ball doesn't work as well as it should.
For the first time in his life, he wondered what solutions other than execution would work.
With a frown, she wondered why she'd never seen it before, why she wasted seven years trying to make things work with someone who couldn't hold a candle to the man she was meant to be with.
Hey, boss, the storm blew out our explosives work.
Do your own dirty work, son.
You really think that'll work on me?
I think that would work.
He's been explaining how things work to me, Jonny said, blinking out of his thoughts.
I guess I watched too many movies about spies to know how they really work.
She refused to back down, unwilling to let his attempt to intimidate her work.
I will work with Jule.
Unfortunately, the commute to work every day was still excruciating.
Doesn't work on you, but it does on her.
Hey, hon, Jake told me you quit work?
That shit doesn't work on me.
I would say it was a rough lesson in history when the kings of my time learned that killing a woman with the intent to bring her back as your servant doesn't really work as they'd planned, he explained.
She resisted the urge to move away from him, chilled by the visions of his work as Damian's executioner.
He'd not had to work too hard for confessions in the past thousand years, not after word of his cold, methodological skills leaked to the Guardians.
How does that work, Sofia? he challenged in a husky tone.
Your Oracle and Darian had to do the real work.
He'll have to work through it.
Sofia can work with him some.
Damian replaced his necklace around her neck, a small comfort until his work in the European front was finished.
He was on the Council until shortly after I died-dead, after which he betrayed the Immortals to work for the Dark One, Darkyn's predecessor.
She sat down on her couch, recalling the nights she spent watching television after work.
We tried to make the flashlight work but it was as dead as the skeleton guy.
After a short wait, the four were seated in a booth and began to work on chips and salsa as the adults ordered drinks.
His work held the rapt attention of his audience.
Some said he was talking about a job down in the Norfolk shipyard where there was work with the war coming on and all, but after a time, when Ma didn't hear, we just sort of forgot about him.
It was the short haul that needed work.
He's gonna work things out 'cause you raised him right.
Now, if we could get the sheriff's office to work that fast we could put this whole bones business to bed.
The woman remembered the call because it took some work for her to dig up the old information.
But their plans didn't work out.
It might take some work, but I should be able to fill the tire enough to get us down to town.
Why didn't your father work the mine if it was so valuable?
As he looked over his shoulder, his rescuers were already at work on the death scene.
Instead, he asked Fred about his detective work.
It's not as if I wasn't in police work long enough to know that, but Billy's death was such a god-awful waste of a young life.
He closed the door to Brandon Westlake and told the old photographer-antique collector to come back after nine o'clock, claiming a need to do his own Internet work.
Did he work up at the Idarado?
Old Ed was a piece of work, wasn't he?
Josh did some work for her and lived there.
Look, all this conversation is neatsy-keen, but I have to go to work.
Dean retreated to their quarters to handle some overdue paper work and so spent the remainder of the morning.
What the hell do I care where he is as long as I don't have to work with him?
Kathleen and Fred were finishing the paper work and Dean readied to leave.
We made a deal—he'd go back to Denver—there was no way we could work together—and he'd drop the election.
If you're going to go to work for the woman—and God knows she needs your help—she has to agree to the rules of engagement.
If you're going to work for this woman, it's best we all know where we stand.
The dealers lose their souls when they come work for me.
It's still something we will work on.
He did it by pushing the only button that seemed to work on the deity.
Gabriel guessed the deity considered his work done and was no longer concerned.
She didn't know how he could love her still after all she'd done or why he was willing to try to make things work.
Carmen was always willing to listen, whether it was something happening at work or his plans about the wildlife safari.
I wonder if that's what she'll work on, and if she actually has a lawyer.
Alex had seen to all of that before she called a halt to the work.
But if he does some more freelance work after I told you what happened, you will be responsible.
She continued to work at the other bed for a few minutes and then stopped, turning to Carmen.
It was frustrating to work with someone who didn't try, but if it had not been for him trying to rescue her, she might be the one on that bed – or in the morgue.
As Carmen expected, he went back to work only a few days after he came home.
He had to get up early in the morning and go to work.
Later, when Katie asked what happened, she merely said it didn't work.
With their financial health intact, she made arrangements to proceed with the work on the house.
Alex was sitting on the porch swing, nursing a cup of coffee the morning they arrived to work on the house.
She stepped back, giving her work a critical survey.
Logan's taking off work early today, so we can have a long weekend at the beach.
If you are finished with me, I have work to do.
He had sex and went back to work, unable to sleep knowing all the issues he couldn't fix.
Angry at him again, she realized she'd been trying to work up the courage to break up with him for weeks.
He was, after all, taking time off work during the busiest time of the year for an accountant to be with her.
He had work to do.
Pacing, she tried to calm herself, as she had been both times the portal did work for her.
Whatever the rest of your plan is with her, it won't work.
Somewhere along the line, you found Gabe and forced him to work for you as your number one assassin.
Dean managed the luggage in three trips from their rental car while Cynthia and Fred handled the paper work and showed the women their quarters.
While the distance to her aunt's trailer was only a half dozen blocks, once the January sun had retired after its day's work, it would be a cold walk.
I ain't even gonna point her in the right direction to the library, much less do her work for her.
Let's start by doing some serious work on the notebook.
It was difficult for all of them to work together so Cynthia made two extra copies of a dozen random pages of the ancient text.
At first they tested to see if the numbers might be the vowels but that assumption didn't seem to work out.
Not after she'd been working at it awhile, Cynthia answered, not taking her eyes from the page as she continued to work.
The space business doesn't seem to work but she might have used a character for a period.
It's real pick-and-shovel work, maybe an hour a page.
He related his conversation with the sheriff as she continued to work on the notebook.
Cynthia, who was sitting up in bed, continued to work on the notebook.
There will be more work for the rest of us tomorrow night with Lola gone.
Some of those ads are a chuckle but it's hard work.
Cynthia renewed her work on the notebook and just smiled.
Too busy doing her work, she added.
It doesn't work that way.
It's not supposed to work that way, is it?
Like some people don't have to go to work tomorrow.
We'll work as quickly as possible but this is an important and serious investigation.
Proper detective work calls for an orderly investigation.
There was work to be done before the return of this sense of small town peace could to be fully embraced.
Dean returned to his quarters without being seen and found Fred still at work on his notes.
Why don't you just let us do our work and stick to answering our questions?
I work my butt off around here, Dean muttered.
Claire tried to muster a schoolmarm firmness that didn't work.
Dean thought back to the fifteen years the two of them had shared similar meals and chores, with each sure he was doing more work than the other.
He simply fell in love after he met her, while doing God's work.
You can't expect all this perfection to happen without a lot of work.
She probably tried to get Martha in class but couldn't come up with the right paper work.
The paper work on Martha was nowhere near as simple as clothing the child.
Shipton, sensing now that Dean had not simply fallen, began to work at the ring on his harness where his line was secured.
She turned to Ryland, throwing herself on him, but that didn't work.
Because she wants to give you some time to figure out that you two can make this work.
Do you think it can work?
Connor finished his second drink and Jackson could see by the softening around his eyes that the alcohol had started to work its magic.
Jackson knew he had his work cut out for him in order to be back in less than three hours.
Antonio could work his magic and tailor them perfectly.
You really work hard at pissing people off, don't you?
Since it was Friday and all the fun ones would be out drinking after work, he decided to take another walk, then maybe a nap.
Things would not work out with us for many reasons, so I think we should quit while we're ahead.
She revealed herself in her work, and he felt an intimacy with her through her art.
There is no greater joy for an artist than to know their work is in the hands of someone who truly understands it.
Oh yeah, tenderloin will work.
I planned to work on some music tonight anyway.
Everyone wanted to meet the artist and discuss the work they were interested in.
You have to try to let her work through that, so she can start to think clearly again.
I don't have solutions to make this work.
I convinced myself that maybe things would work out.
Jackson asked, "Did you give any thought to how the relationship would work?"
If they didn't try to make this work he would regret it forever.
I love you and I know if we both work at it we can get beyond this.
His confidence in finding a way to make the relationship work grew with each passing moment.
Maybe now that you know I want you to, they'll work.
No, I want to watch those fingers at work.
I guess that plan didn't work.
Everything is going to work out, you'll see.
Then things will work out.
How does that work?
When he is done, you will go back to work and forget all about us.
She set up the easel and went to work.
The following day, Sarah and Elisabeth went to work on the studio with a vengeance.
They finished one day before the full moon, and all stood admiring their accomplishment as Elisabeth said, I'm going to do some great work here.
She preferred her studio at Fairhaven, and did most of her artwork there; it simply could not fit all her work.
Elisabeth was setting up to work in her studio as Jackson stood in the doorway, arms crossed, watching her.
She put her hands on his chest and giggled, "I have work to do, you need to stop distracting me."
I'm going to work on some music, how long do you plan to be here?
The defenses the Exemplars gave us must work for anyone trying to kill us.
Hmm, maybe since Victor was behind it, it didn't work.
If he knew Katie, Carmen was probably doing most of the work outside.
Between college and work, there wasn't much time left for anything else.
He had his work cut out for him, though.
Sure, he says he wants a woman who doesn't work out of the home, but he thinks she should spend all her time doing housework and raising children.
He says they're too lazy to work.
They got married so they wouldn't have to work.
Proving you can make this dairy profitable, or enjoying your work?
Carmen continued to work with the goat.
The barn represented work, and by the look of him and the feel of his smooth hands, he knew how to avoid physical labor.
In his absence, Alex had changed into clothes more suitable for farm work.
There was work to do in the barn and Katie could use some quality time with her brother, so Carmen left them in the kitchen, doing dishes.
Maybe then she could get some work done.
Who asked him to do any work in the first place?
She stopped at the door on her way out and grabbed her work boots.
I made the decision to work the farm instead of selling the place and getting a job at some factory.
You're tired because you work too hard.
But then, he didn't expect a woman to be able to work a farm... it wasn't natural.
I want a partner - someone I can work beside, not after.
Still, Alex couldn't work miracles.
Why did things always seem to work out this way?
Yet, if their days were filled with work, their evenings were filled with camaraderie.
Nights were sleepless bouts of coughing, and days were endless hours of work.
Bill is helping out when he gets off work.
So you can work yourself back in here again?
A little work is good for convalescence.
I've made arrangements to quit my job this fall and work my residency at a clinic in Houston.
Some work in the barn would be nice.
I didn't have any classes today and I decided to take off work.
It's been a lot of work, but it's all beginning to pay off now.
Why couldn't things work out - even one time?
I'll walk the rest of the way home and have Bill help me tonight when he gets off work.
Was he using the work to avoid answering her question?
The days grew warmer, and work on the house on the hill drew to a standstill.
Ed lifted his head and nickered, but he continued to work on the salt block when she didn't call him.
We can work this thing out...
I think we could work out something.
The owner said she was friendly, but he hasn't had time to work with her.
From now on we have to work at this relationship - harder than we've ever worked at anything.
If the network doesn't work, there's a radio in your greencar.
I'm sorry to keep pulling you here when you have work to do elsewhere.
Lana programmed her micro quickly to mirror the messages and set it to work decrypting the encoding.
Elise's voice pulled Lana from her work.
Greenie says you have to go back to work.
The painkillers didn't work, and by noon, she had a pulsing headache and no idea how to change the leaky bandage around her wrist.
Brady pulled her into his lap and set to work on cleaning her up and repairing her wrist.
Doesn't work on him though.
I've never been a saint; I saw I could use her, so I put her in college and brought her to work for me.
Lana nodded, afraid to ask what happened if the plan didn't work.
They were close to her condo; she drove the massive Sky Bridge every day to get to work.
You do what you have to in that situation, even work with people you didn't think you ever would, Mrs. Watson said wisely.
In fact, standing in her apartment, she had the surreal sense that life hadn't changed, as if she could open the door and go to work like any other day.
He'd urged her to hide herself away when she wasn't at work with him, telling her tales of how bad the upper class was.
I guess this will work out after all.
We didn't think it would ever work.
We have our own kinds of generators, ones that don't work nearly as well.
It doesn't work that way for mortals.
If you hadn't un-bonded her, it'd work.
It'll work like it should.
Rita had returned and Harrigan was knee-deep in paper work, smiling as usual, but looking as if his heart wasn't in it. ita Angeltoni was the sloppiest woman Dean had ever known.
Mayer added that Byrne was back to work the following day, but made no reference to his absence.
Dean never mentioned this bit of detective work to anyone, but he could guess who had torn the page from the Parkside Library edition.
I could never be sure the old boy wouldn't have a change of heart some night and blow me away just to prove his masculinity, or send some of his Philadelphia clients around to work me over.
He used to do some work for World Wide Insurance—where Byrne worked.
I didn't think any of the Wassermanns could read, much less work for a newspaper.
Vinnie reluctantly agreed to stay put until Monday as long as he had enough money for cigarettes and meals at the diner across the street and the TV continued to work.
Dean knew the Parkside Sentinel would be going full steam later in the day, so he stopped by the red brick building on his way to work.
If I were planning on dumping Harry and leaving town, I'd work at it longer than that!