[ feeld-wurk ]
/ ˈfildˌwɜrk /
Save This Word!
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM fieldworkfieldworker, field-worker, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
British Dictionary definitions for fieldwork (1 of 2)
/ (ˈfiːldˌwɜːk) /
military a temporary structure used in defending or fortifying a place or position
British Dictionary definitions for fieldwork (2 of 2)
an investigation or search for material, data, etc, made in the field as opposed to the classroom, laboratory, or official headquarters
Derived forms of field workfield worker, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012