You never feel that he is writing for effect, still less to perform an uncongenial piece of task-work.
In all it fixed the day's task-work of semi-servile tenants.
Both men welcomed an excuse for avoiding the task-work of life.
And yet there was no sense of task-work or of a burden to be borne about his relations to his congregation.
After the darkness, the light; after fighting, peace; after the task-work, a smile of reward!
I have been fortunate enough to procure you an easy piece of task-work, for which you will be liberally remunerated.
How rapidly we got through our task-work, and what vivacity there was in our eyes and fingers!
The apprentice must begin with task-work; he must please his employers before he can earn the right to please himself.
Still more oppressive was the task-work for the buildings of the king.
Weary Thought shall take his time, Free of task-work, loosed from rhyme.