It worked successfully
In English, it’s quite common to say “It worked well.”.
In mandarin, There are many situations for “It worked well.”
1. It worked well without any disturbing. In mandarin, we should say : It worked smoothly.
2. It worked well and archived your goal. In mandarin, we should say: It worked successfully.
3. When you thought it was broken, but actually it worked well with the broken part. In mandarin, we should say: It’s still useful.
Here is a mistake of a student.
He wrote: This is the first time I did shopping online. It worked very well.
“Zhè shì wǒ dì yī cì zài wǎngshang mǎi dōngxi 这是我第一次在网上买东西. Hěn hǎo 很好.”
In mandarin, we should be: It worked smoothly “Hěn shùnlì 很顺利.“.Instead of : It’s good.”Hěn hǎo 很好.”