Definition of number work in English:

number work


  • [mass noun] Simple arithmetic.

    • ‘There are courses available for adults who want to improve their reading, writing, number work or spoken English, which is continuing to be a major focus for the service.’
    • ‘Kanga the Kangaroo is really used for number work.’
    • ‘The school has been awarded the Basic Skills Quality Mark for reading, writing, spelling and number work.’
    • ‘These will probably be activities associated with reading, spelling and number work.’