Verk, Verket = WORK, AGENCY (Govt.)

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Verk, Verket = (noun) WORK

Verk, Verket = (noun) AGENCY

Verklig, Verkligt, Verkliga = (adjective) REAL

Verkligt = (adverb)  REALLY

Verklighet = (noun) REALITY

The government agencies play an important role in Sweden such as Skatteverket, and Migrationsverket. It is your responsibility to report to them in case if you move to another country for one or the other reason and about your income.

Note the word endings –verket in Skatteverket and Migrationsverket. Verket means the AGENCY, and it refers to a government agency or body.

Another word for government agency or body is myndigheter.

Det är viktigt att veta om statliga myndigheter i sverige som Skatteverket. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW ABOUT THE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES IN SWEDEN SUCH AS SKATTEVERKET. Så, känna till myndigheterna. SO, KNOW THE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES.

Myndigheter: Till varje departement hör flera statliga myndigheter. Myndigheterna ska se till att de lagar som riksdag och regering har beslutat om blir verklighet. Migrationsverket och Skatteverket är några exempel på statliga myndigheter. –regeringen.se

Agencies: To each department there are several government agencies. The authorities (or agencies) will ensure that they enforce the laws that parliament and government have made – to translate the laws into reality or in to action. The Swedish Migration Board and the Swedish Tax Agency are some examples of government agencies. –government.se

Verk is a multifunctional word as a noun, and its derivatives such as verklig, verkligt, verkliga function as an adjective and verkligt also as an adverb – verkligt (REALLY).

As a noun:

SINGULAR PLURAL
INDEFINITE FORM DEFINITE FORM INDEFINITE FORM DEFINITE FORM
Obestämd form Bestämd form Obestämd form Bestämd form
Ett verk Verket Verk Verken
AN AGENCY THE AGENCY AGENCIES THE AGENCIES
Statliga verk – GOVERNMENT AGENCY, BOARDS

Migrationsverket – SWEDISH MIGRATION BOARD

Ett verk Verket Verk Verken
A WORK THE WORK WORK THE WORKS
In this sense, the word is used in phrases, such as

I själva verket – ACTUALLY, IN FACT, AS A MATTER OF FACT, IN REALITY

Gå till verket – GO ABOUT IT (WORK)

Gå till verket – GO TO IT, OR, ATTEND TO IT

Ett ögonblicks verk – WORK OF THE MOMENT, IN THE SPOT

Ett verk Verket Verk Verken
A WORK THE WORK WORKS THE WORKS
Also used as part of a compound noun, such as:

Järnverk – IRONWORKS

Ett verk Verket Verk Verken
A WORK THE WORK WORKS THE WORKS
In this sense, the word is used to refer to a mechanism, such as:

Urverk – CLOCKWORK

Ett verk Verket Verk Verken
A WORK THE WORK WORKS THE WORKS
In this sense, the word is used to refer to someone’s work, or works, such as:

Ingmar Bergmans samlade verk – THE COLLECTED WORKS OF INGMAR BERGMAN

Konstverk – WORK OF ART

Ett verklighet Verkligheten
A REALITY THE REALITY
Hannas dröm blev verklighet – HANNA’S DREAM BECAME A REALITY.

Den hårda verkligheten … – THE HARSH REALITY

Livets hårda verklighet – THE HARSH REALITY OF LIFE

Livets hårda verklighet gör ont – THE HARSH REALITY OF LIFE, HURTS.

Hur kan du fly från verkligheten? – HOW CAN YOU ESCAPE (FLY) FROM REALITY?

AS A PHRASE: i verkligheten – ACTUALLY, IN FACT, AS A MATTER OF FACT, IN REALITY

As an adjective:

En- Ett- Flera (PLURAL)
Verklig = REAL Verkligt = REAL Verkliga = REAL
Den verkliga orsaken är … – THE REAL REASON IS …

Verklig valfrihet – TRUE/REAL FREEDOM OF CHOICE

Under verkliga förhållanden – IN REAL LIFE CONDITIONS

I verkliga livsvillkor vad vill du göra? – IN REAL LIFE CONDITIONS WHAT WILL YOU DO?

As an adverb:

Verkligt means REALLY

En verkligt bra bok = A REALLY GOOD BOOK