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responsibility / blame / duty / CL: 個|个
HSK 4
director / head / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
to trust / to have confidence in
HSK 5
to hold a governmental office or post / to assume office of / to take charge of / to serve as
HSK 5
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surname Ren / Ren County 任縣|任县 in Hebei
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  *任* | 任* | *任
to assign / to appoint / to take up a post / office / responsibility / to let / to allow / to give free rein to / no matter (how, what etc) / classifier for terms served in office, or for spouses, girlfriends etc (as in 前任男友)
to occupy a post currently / current (president etc) / incumbent / (coll.) current boyfriend (girlfriend, spouse)
legal responsibility / liability
teacher in charge of a class
liable / responsible
deputy director / assistant head
(of one person) to hold the successive posts of / (of several persons) the successive (presidents etc)
to take office / previous (incumbent) / predecessor
qualified / competent (professionally) / to be up to a task
corporate social responsibility (CSR)
to take responsibility / to bear responsibility / to be responsible
to appoint (to a position) / appointed
full-time / to appoint sb to a specific task
to bear joint responsibility for sth / joint liability (law)
to take up a post / to start in a new job
civil liability (law)
predecessor / ex- / former / ex (spouse etc)
to make it one's business / to take upon oneself to
chairman of department / dean / CL: , 個|个
to leave office
heavy responsibility
expert at appointing people according to their abilities (idiom) / to put the right people in the right places
to hold several jobs at once / concurrent post / working part-time
then (as in "the then chairman")
to succeed sb in a job / successor
first person to be appointed to a post
to be promoted to
to leave office / to leave one's post
to continue in (a political) office / to serve for another term of office
at fault / blamed for / responsible (for a blunder or crime)
to take office / to assume a post
newly-appointed / newly elected / new (in a political office)
to transfer / to move to another post
to appoint
director of the local committee of the Women's Federation
to be appointed or elevated to a post
successor / (attributive) future
next office holder / next to serve
rotating appointment (e.g. presidency of EU)
to ignore / to let alone / to indulge
to evade responsibility / to shirk
to ride to take up an official appointment (idiom); to take on a job with alacrity / to undertake a task
to let (sth happen) / to allow (sb to do sth) / to submit to / to yield
to remain in office / to hold on to one's job
to promote and appoint
trusty
appointment (to a job) / to be appointed (to high office) / to accept an appointment / entrusted with responsibilities / same as 授任
to fill a post / to act as
-elect / designate / (i.e. elected or appointed but not yet installed)
permanent
to travel to take up a new post
Kong Shangren (1648-1718), Qing dramatist and poet, author of The Peach Blossom Fan 桃花扇
(of the holder of an official post which no longer exists) the last (incumbent)
Yuen Ren Chao (1892-1982), Chinese-American linguist
special appointment
to attend / to take office / to be present (in administrative capacity)
not to be up to the task (idiom) / incompetent
laissez-faire
to set apart / to assign sb to a job
extremely (pleased, grateful etc)
to bear one's own responsibilities and not pass them to others (idiom)
to take over (as minister, manager etc)
to ride to take up an official appointment (idiom); to take on a job with alacrity / to undertake a task
to ride to take up an official appointment (idiom); to take on a job with alacrity / to undertake a task
to resign (a position)
to retire / to leave one's position
appointment (to a job) / to be appointed (to high office) / to accept an appointment / entrusted with responsibilities / same as 授任


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