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Should there be an Indefinite article in a quote "Looking for work" or that is a correct way to say it?

As I see it, it's just "the way we say it in English" is that right?

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This sense of 'work' is not countable.

Work (MW, noun definition 1a)

activity that a person engages in regularly to earn a livelihood - people looking for work

Contrast that with 'job', which is countable.

Now that I've graduated from college, I need to get a job.

She has 2 jobs; she's a full-time secretary, and she tends bar on Friday and Saturday nights.

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