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rework

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishreworkre‧work /ˌriːˈwɜːk $ -ˈwɜːrk/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 CHANGE/MAKE something DIFFERENTto make changes in something such as music or a piece of writing syn revise 🔊 I plan to rework the whole song.→ See Verb table
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reworkThe structure itself had changed little since 1976, though there was considerable reworking and transport of fine sediment by earthworms.Nothing fine could be finished without reworking, he told them.The reworking of another artist's work-by appropriation or erasure-has been identified as a postmodern preoccupation.The play, very moral in tone throughout, is a reworking of the theme of the return of the prodigal son.The calm presence of an empathetic parent allows a child to rework some of these images on her own.Barr's schema was provisional, and although he did later rework the plan he made no major revisions.Doing so enables us to rework these things and possess them.
From Longman Business Dictionaryreworkre‧work /ˌriːˈwɜːk-ˈwɜːrk/ verb [transitive]1to make changes to something so that it can be used again or is more suitable for a particular useThe reworked commercial was much more successful than the original one.2MANUFACTURING to correct mistakes or faults in something10% of the engines had to be reworked when they came off the production line.3to do a calculation againThe first-half figures had been reworked.rework noun [countable, uncountable]The manufacturer will pay the costs of rework.reworking noun [countable, uncountable]The proposals were sent back for reworking.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
rework
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrework
he, she, itreworks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyreworked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave reworked
he, she, ithas reworked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad reworked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rework
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have reworked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam reworking
he, she, itis reworking
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you, we, theyare reworking
Past
I, he, she, itwas reworking
you, we, theywere reworking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been reworking
he, she, ithas been reworking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been reworking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be reworking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been reworking
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