Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Manpower"

Synonyms of "Manpower" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre manpower planning e human resource planning ?
A: 沒有重要的區別。 可是manpower planning可能有"工人用力“的意思。 Human resource planning比較像“辦公室的事情”。 但是在口語裡這兩個詞都一般一樣的。

Translations of "Manpower"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I contacted your international manpower training course to propose international cooperation with A.
or how about
I propose your international manpower training course to internationally cooperate with A.
A:
I "proposed" your international manpower training course to internationally co-operate with A.
I guess there's no need to actually include the word "internationally", cause the sentence already states "international training course" so it carries the idea on its own but still you can say it anyway as it is.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? manpower, workforce, are they interchangeable? would you please give me examples to differentiate them?
A: workforce is all the workers by a specific organization or specific project. while manpower is the total available workers

Other questions about "Manpower"

Q: If we have manpower in Nintendo group, we should use them; however, if not, we should hire people from outside.

You sound like you are fine with either opinion, is my understanding correct?
I believe there are pros and cons for both opinions.
soa natural?
A: × If we have manpower in Nintendo group, we should use them; however, if not, we should hire people from outside.
✓ If we have the manpower at the Nintendo group then we should use it. Otherwise, we should hire people from outside.

× You sound like you are fine with either opinion, is my understanding correct?
✓ You sound like you are fine with either option. Am I understanding it correctly?

× I believe there are pros and cons for both opinions.
✓ I believe that there are pros and cons for both.

Q: We are short of manpower. soa natural?
A: × We are short of manpower.
✓ We are short on manpower.

short of = we have less than X
short on = we don't have enough of X
Q: It's tough because we're short in manpower today. soa natural?
A: ...short on manpower...
Q: The manpower is not enough now because all the flights arrived at the same time. soa natural?
A: "All flights arrived at the same time, so (now) we are short-staffed." You can use now or not, either way the sentence meaning stays the same. :)
Q: I can provide you manpower, but you have to share the profit with me. soa natural?
A: I can provide you with manpower, but you'll have to share the profits with me.

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