My absolute favorite band is on hiatus.
Could you tell me the difference between sleep mode and hibernation mode on the computer, please?
I'm trying to take little breaks and exercise frequently during work.
A stop that's just a rest (aka not permanent) isn't a straight up stop. You're planning on continuing again. That's why this is a pause.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.