Flemish Jobs

This is a list of jobs in Flemish. This will help you describe what you do for a living. It is especially useful when introducing yourself.

Doctor: dokter / arts
Policeman: politieagent
Teacher: leraar / lerares [m / f]
Businessman: zakenman
Student: student / leerling
Singer: zanger
Engineer: ingenieur
Artist: artiest
Actor: acteur
Actress: actrice
Nurse: verpleger
Translator: vertaler

These examples will help you answer the question "What do you do?" or "What do you do for a living?". Note how the personal pronouns are used with the nouns in this sentence.

I'm looking for a job: Ik zoek werk
I'm an artist: Ik ben kunstenaar.
He is a policeman: Hij is een politieagent.
She is a singer: Zij is een zangeres.
I'm a new employee: Ik ben een nieuwe werknemer.
I have a long experience: Ik heb veel ervaring.

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