V as n
The 'work' group
These verbs are concerned with doing, getting, leaving, or training for a job. The noun group after as contains a job title such as doctor or president.
apprentice enlist freelance moonlight practise qualify resign run serve stand train volunteer work put up shape up sign up stand down step down
Born in Stalybridge in September 1924, he apprenticed as a sheet metal worker before being accepted into the Royal Navy in January 1943.
Since moving to Belfast in 1995, Catherine has freelanced as an editorial project manager, with responsibility for large corpus-based projects.
She has recently qualified as a doctor and is hoping to practise in Pakistan.
He resigned as deputy prime minister in January.
After a spell as a volunteer in the RAF, he signed up as a steward with P&O Lines.
He stepped down as chairman in 2012.
He worked as a kitchen assistant for the Ministry of Defence.