Training

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Definition

(a) training (session): (a) learning (session); (a) preparation, practice (session)
noun, adjective
A two-week training session on time management is needed for this job.

to train: to practice, to prepare; to learn; to teach
verb

a trainer: an instructor, a coach, a teacher, a guide
noun
Note that trainers are also a type of casual, sports shoes.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I'm training to be a teacher.
US: My trainer is helping me prepare for the Olympic Games.

Examples

  • "Happy training!"
  • "Bruno : Ok Brian, we've been training together for 2 weeks."
  • "Subject: Training services for Delavigne staff members"
  • "Philip seems very satisfied with his training, so now I urge each of you to pursue a training program which will be beneficial not only to you, but the company as well."
  • "Anyway, I really appreciate the opportunity to pursue this type of unorthodox training at the company's expense, and I heartily recommend to the rest of the staff to follow through and do something similar."
  • "When Icarus asked for martial arts training, I never thought it would result in this."
  • "He was training Samantha – the new girl in the sales department."
  • "Our beloved director of sales, and ex-president of Cheeterland, Philip Cheeter, recently completed a unique weekend seminar as part of Delavigne Corp's training program. Here's a excerpt from a recent e-mail exchange between the two of us"
  • "What was he training, an elephant?"

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