Chinese Traditional: 上班
Chinese Simplified: 上班
Pinyin: shang4 ban1
Zhuyin: ㄕㄤˋ ㄅㄢ
English Meaning: to go to work, to be at work
German Meaning: zur Arbeit fahren
Spanish Meaning: ir al trabajo

Example Sentences:

ta1 shang4 ban1 chi2 dao4 le5.
She is late for work.
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今天是星期六, 我們不上班。
今天是星期六, 我们不上班。
jin1 tian1 shi4 xing1 qi2 liu4, wo3 men5 bu4 shang4 ban1.
Today is Saturday, we don't work.
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wo3 di4 yi1 tian1 shang4 ban1 shi2 fan4 le5 hen3 duo1 cuo4.
I made a lot of mistakes during my first day at work.
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ta1 shang4 ban1 shi2 zong3 shi4 da3 zhe5 ling3 dai4.
He always wears a tie at work.
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shang4 ban1 yi3 qian2 wo3 yao4 qu4 yin2 hang2 ling3 qian2.
Before going to work, I'll go to the bank to withdraw some money.
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wo3 shang4 ban1 yao4 chi2 dao4 le5.
I'm going to be late for work.
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wo3 jin1 tian1 mei2 ban4 fa3 shang4 ban1.
I can't come to work today.
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Related Words:



1. on top of, above, on, up 2. previous 3. to go up, to go to 4. according to 5. to attend (class, school) 6. superior, better 7. to install 8. to apply 9. to forge ahead 10. to fall, to get onto

Here: to go up, to go to

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1. class 2. a scheduled run of public transportation 3. work shift 4. team 5. (a measure word for groups)

Here: work shift

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