Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Profession"

The meaning of "Profession" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does take up a profession mean?
A: it means to start a new career
Q: What does Pedagogy is recognized as an important profession. mean?
A: It means that most people believe that teaching is an important job, or that teachers play an important role in society.

Does that help?
Q: What does "Ain't no more noble profession" mean?
A: Yes, it means "There is no profession more noble than teaching."
Q: What does A profession for whom do you study? mean?
A: "A profession for whom do you study?" sounds odd to me.

"whom" is asking about a person, so I guess they are asking about the person that is the reason for you to study "a profession" (perhaps the person forced you, or let you, or inspired you to study a profession)
Q: What does professions mean?
A: High-education jobs

Doctors and lawyers are professionals.
In a sentence: Being a surgeon and a lawyer are my professions.

Example sentences using "Profession"

Q: Please show me example sentences with profession.
A: A profession is an occupation which needs higher education and specific training.

Synonyms of "Profession" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between profession and job and work ?
A: there’s not much difference between the 3 three, but work can be a verb

“I work at home”
Q: What is the difference between profession and occupation ?
A: Basically:
• Occupation: a person's job; what they do for a living.
• Profession: an activity that requires specialized training, knowledge, qualification and skills.

For example:
Think of a guy who's graduated in medical school and works as the CEO of a company.
• His occupation = The CEO of a company
• His profession = A doctor

He's a professional doctor. But he currently performs the role of a CEO in a company. That's the difference! ^^
Q: What is the difference between profession and occupation and vocation ?
A: Profession and Occupation are the same thing: Someone's job. A vocation is someone's "dream" job. Something they really want to do.
Q: What is the difference between profession and job and career ?
A: Profession and career are the same. They are long-term, and usually pay more. A job is short-term, and usually not what you really want to do.

I have a job at McDonald's.
Picking up garbage is my job.

He has a career in dentistry.
She is in the engineering profession.
Q: What is the difference between profession and occupation and job ?
A: profession refers to what you are major in, so like If you are really an expert for engineering, your profession is engineering. Occupation is a formal term for in which type of "working area" you are working at, so techincally your job. But job is an informal term for just working place.

Translations of "Profession"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What is your profession
A: do you want a voice or did you want different ways to ask??
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Compared to some other professions
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What's his profession?
A: "race car driver" is what most of us would say, you could also say he's a "racer" though.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what is your profession ? or- what do you work for?
A: what is your job? what is your occupation?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the profession of making documents?
A: You might say "I am skilled in creating presentation and research documentation with such applications such as Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word."

Other questions about "Profession"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce what is your profession.
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Q: Now I have deemed the legal profession to be a mug's game. does this sound natural?
A: Natural, but the expression 'a mug's game' is informal speech, so be careful of context. :)
Q: One of my professions is a hairdresser.
Does this sound natural?
A: Hairdresser? You mean hair stylist?

If yes then..

Hair styling is one of my professions.
Q: What is popular profession in recent America's young people?
A: What is a recent popular profession amongst America's young people?

Computer Sciences are big right now. The biggest trend is that many young Americans switch jobs or companies frequently, around every two or three years.
Q: I wonder what do you do? (I mean a profession of someone) does this sound natural?
A: Yes, it's natural :) but be careful, if the topic of profession has came up/it is clear that you're talking about their profession then I don't see the problem with it :)

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