罢工 (labor strike): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 6, 2018

罢工 (Chinese PinYin: [bà gōng]; traditional Chinese:罷工) may mean: (1) noun. labor strike; walkout; (2) verb. go on strike. Literally: 罢 (suspend) + 工 (work). It is a medium-frequency word and can be used in both formal and informal Mandarin Chinese. Some example phrases and expressions are: 罢工行动 (strike action), 大罢工 (general strike), 罢工人士 (striker), 在罢工 / 罢工中 (be on strike), 工人罢工 (labor strike), 教师罢工 (teacher strike), 实行罢工 (go out on strike), 罢工自由 (freedom of strike), 政治罢工 (political strike).

1. How to pronounce 罢工?

Chinese Pinyin: [bà gōng]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 罢工

Synonyms: 歇工, 停工

Antonyms: 复工,

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 罢工

Fixed expression: 罢工行动 (strike action), 大罢工 (general strike), 罢工人士 (striker),

Collocation: 在罢工 / 罢工中 (be on strike), 工人罢工 (labor strike), 教师罢工 (teacher strike), 实行罢工 (go out on strike), 罢工自由 (freedom of strike), 政治罢工 (political strike),

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4. How to use 罢工 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 罢工.

4.1 罢工使我的公司完全瘫痪了。

Translation: My company was entirely crippled by the strike.

4.2 他说的电邮引发了一场罢工。

Translation: His email triggered a strike.

4.3 那么这场罢工会永远持续下去吗?

Translation: Will this strike last forever?

4.4 每天都有罢工和示威游行。

Translation: There were daily strikes and demonstrations.

4.5 罢工行动也被称为罢工,是大量员工拒绝工作而造成的工作停顿。

Translation: Strike action, also known as a walkout, a work stoppage caused by the mass refusal of employees to perform work.

4.6 临时协议破裂后,全州的工人继续罢工。 现在他们的团结将会被考验。

Translation: Workers across the state continued the strike after a tentative deal fell apart. Now their solidarity will be tested.

4.7 西弗吉尼亚州州长吉姆贾斯提斯辩护说,他试图解决导致所有公立学校过去一周关闭的教师罢工。

Translation: West Virginia governor Jim Justice defended his role in attempting to resolve the teachers strike that has left all public schools closed for the past week.

4.8 工厂的工人为了争取合理的工作环境而发动了罢工。

Translation: Factory workers staged a walkout to protest for proper working conditions.

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