Chinese English Dictionary

中文, 汉语, 漢語 - English

职业 in English:

1. profession


The medical profession keeps handing out warnings about smoking.
What’s your profession?
The National Center for Education Information says a predicted teacher shortage won't pan out because teachers who left the profession are returning.
No matter what your profession, or how happy you may be in it, there are moments when you wish you had chosen some other career.
Her handicraft is more than a hobby. It's more like a profession.
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
I have an object, a task, let me say the word, a passion. The profession of writing is a violent and almost indestructible passion.
The minister listened to her profession of Christianity.
The prime purpose of the profession is the rendering of a public service.
In the past, teaching was a respected and valued profession.
professions - jobs that require qualifications
To enter the legal profession you have to pass lots of exams.
He asked me what my profession was. I answered that I worked as an English teacher.
It will be easier for students to get into a good profession
In order to bring out your talents to the full you need to a profession more suited to you, to find a new work place.

English word "职业"(profession) occurs in sets:

工作及职业 - Work and career

2. career


His political career has ended.
Singer and actress Selena Gomez started her career at age seven on the children's public television show "Barney and Friends."
No matter what your profession, or how happy you may be in it, there are moments when you wish you had chosen some other career.
I had been at a loss as to what career to decide on, but your advice has helped me to see the light regarding my future.
You should invest a little bit of your income into your career in these tough economic times.
Appointing Cuddles the Bear to the position of Secretary of Defense was one of the defining mistakes of Dolly's brief career as president of the People's Democratic Republic of Tea Time.
The life lesson: giving people the benefit of the doubt can further your career and personal relationships!
Career opportunities, flex-time, satellite offices, and more childcare facilities are required to make women at home join the work force.
Weakness brought on by a number of respiratory ailments had forced him just last week to announce that he was giving up his conducting career.
He began his career with a small vegetable cart which he took around from house to house.
He had a wonderful career in front of him. / George had recently graduated from a Journalism college. He had always enjoyed writing, so he looked forward to his new career.
I'm going to see your father today, about career counselling. "You don't need to bother with that."
Shortly after coming back to France, he decided to abandon his career as an economist in order to dedicate himself to his true passion: writing, in Spain.
Inventors and geniuses have almost always been looked on as no better than fools at the beginning of their career, and very frequently at the end of it also.
Her prose is full of needlessly florid, cliched descriptions, securing her career as a romance novelist.

3. occupation


What's your occupation?
Don't discriminate against people based on nationality, gender, or occupation.
I like to do oil painting, but I don't intend to make that my lifelong occupation.
Her occupation is teaching.
My brother has no occupation now.
Mingle your joys sometimes with your earnest occupation.
Creative occupations, like music, sport or theatre bring pleasure.
She lived in Poland during the German occupation.
My mother's occupation was a shop assistant in a department store.
Teaching and medicine are more than occupations, they are professions.
In the space marked "occupation" she wrote "police officer".
When you fill in a form making an application for something or other, what does the question 'what is your occupation?'
The most popular occupation is that of a shop-assistant.
He is engaged in an occupation of his own choice.