- 功 [gōng]
- （功劳） exploit; merit; meritorious service [deed]:
military exploits; 战功
render meritorious service; 立功- （成效和表现成效的事情） achievement; efficacy; result:
be accomplished; 大功告成
crave for greatness and success; 好大喜功- （技术和技术修养） skill; craftsmanship:
basic skill; 基本功
art of singing; 唱功- （一个力使物体沿力的方向通过一段距离） work:
convert heat into work; 变热为功
mechanical work 机械功- （姓氏） a surname:
Gong Jing 功景
Hard work is the gateway to success.
His success was consequent on his hard work.
He achieved because he was a hard worker.
If you work hard you will succeed.
He shut himself away for a month to catch up on his academic work.
Success lies not so much as in luck as in hard work.
It follows that if you work hard, you will succeed.
Far from working hard, he played around.