Definition Teach

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Definition

to teach (someone how to cook): to give (someone cooking) classes, lessons
verb
This is an irregular verb:
I teach / I taught / I have taught

It taught him a lesson!: It punished him! It showed him his mistakes!
idiom
Pronunciation examples
UK: I teach electric guitar for a living.
US: My father taught me all about perfumes.

Examples

  • "Edward taught me 3 chords, now I have 3 girlfriends!"
  • "I have ten years' experience in the customer service field, as well as management experience in a local telemarketing firm. The challenging environments in which I've worked have taught me to think on my feet, communicate clearly and always remain polite and professional while dealing with callers."
  • "Mrs. Brady has over 30 years' experience teaching English and has a TCFL (Teaching Cornish as a Foreign Language) diploma."
  • "I'm here to teach you people the basics of a positive work environment whether you like it or not!"
  • "Bruno : But I did everything just like you taught me, Papi!"
  • "I did not teach you this!"
  • ""Edward taught me 3 chords, now I have 3 girlfriends!"
  • "Your teaching methods do leave a bit to be desired."
  • "I was just teaching Edward some new Greco-Roman wrestling techniques."
  • "You taught us to be cool."

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