Meaning of ASSIGNMENT in English

ASSIGNMENT

transcription, транскрипция: [ əsaɪnmənt ]

( assignments)

1.

An assignment is a task or piece of work that you are given to do, especially as part of your job or studies.

The assessment for the course involves written assignments and practical tests.

N-COUNT

2.

You can refer to someone being given a particular task or job as their assignment to the task or job.

An Australian division scheduled for assignment to Greece was ordered to remain in Egypt.

N-UNCOUNT : oft N to n

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