Today I am going to share the Q&A quoted from my JLPT N5 course!
Sensei, つとめます = はたらきます? Or different meaning?
Please may you help me to understand the difference between つとめます = はたらきます
つとめます（勤めます）means “to be employed”, and the particle に is used to indicate your company name.[company name]につとめる
市役所(しやくしょ city hall)につとめる
はたらきます（働きます）literally means “to work”, and the particle で is used to indicate the place/location where you work.[the place where you work]ではたらく
If the location refers to a company name, both can be used.
I hope my answer helps you.😊
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