applying oneself to something known to be within one's ability

Original Dramatica® Definition:

When a task lies within one's known abilities, effort applied to the task is Work. There are no surprises; no short-comings. But has one accurately judged both one's abilities and the demands of the task? If not, perhaps the task is not achievable or of a size that one must increase one's abilities before undertaking it.

syn. appropriate undertaking, suitable task, manageable labor, a performable activity

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