larn


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larn

(lɑːn)
vb
1. facetious to learn
2. (tr) to teach (someone) a lesson: that'll larn you!.
[C18: from a dialect form of learn]

larn


Past participle: larned
Gerund: larning

Imperative
larn
larn
Present
I larn
you larn
he/she/it larns
we larn
you larn
they larn
Preterite
I larned
you larned
he/she/it larned
we larned
you larned
they larned
Present Continuous
I am larning
you are larning
he/she/it is larning
we are larning
you are larning
they are larning
Present Perfect
I have larned
you have larned
he/she/it has larned
we have larned
you have larned
they have larned
Past Continuous
I was larning
you were larning
he/she/it was larning
we were larning
you were larning
they were larning
Past Perfect
I had larned
you had larned
he/she/it had larned
we had larned
you had larned
they had larned
Future
I will larn
you will larn
he/she/it will larn
we will larn
you will larn
they will larn
Future Perfect
I will have larned
you will have larned
he/she/it will have larned
we will have larned
you will have larned
they will have larned
Future Continuous
I will be larning
you will be larning
he/she/it will be larning
we will be larning
you will be larning
they will be larning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been larning
you have been larning
he/she/it has been larning
we have been larning
you have been larning
they have been larning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been larning
you will have been larning
he/she/it will have been larning
we will have been larning
you will have been larning
they will have been larning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been larning
you had been larning
he/she/it had been larning
we had been larning
you had been larning
they had been larning
Conditional
I would larn
you would larn
he/she/it would larn
we would larn
you would larn
they would larn
Past Conditional
I would have larned
you would have larned
he/she/it would have larned
we would have larned
you would have larned
they would have larned
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.larn - gain knowledge or skillslarn - gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
relearn - learn something again, as after having forgotten or neglected it; "After the accident, he could not walk for months and had to relearn how to walk down stairs"
catch up - learn belatedly; find out about something after it happened; "I'm trying to catch up with the latest developments in molecular biology"
assimilate, ingest, absorb, take in - take up mentally; "he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe"
hit the books, study - learn by reading books; "He is studying geology in his room"; "I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now"
References in classic literature ?
sez I; 'thin I'm O'Connell the Dictator, an' by this you will larn to kape a civil tongue in your rag-box.
Missis let Sally try to make some cake, t' other day, jes to larn her, she said.
3nts r/o at the 5* Royal Orchid Sheraton in Bangkok; transfer by air for 1nt f/b in a luxury tent at Elephant Hills and 1nt f/b at the floating Rainforest Camp by Cheow Larn Lake; 7nts B&B at the 5* Le Meridien Beach and Spa Resort in Khao Lak.
Everyone of a certain age will remember their Larn Yersel' Geordie broadcasts.
Who was Mike Neville's partner in his work on the Geordie dialect including the book Larn Yersel' Geordie?
After some thought we realized the eight four letter groups could be transposed into the rows: BRIT, MACH, UPON and SLED and the columns SCOT, LARN (learn, Dia.
In the early hours of Sunday, the little girl's paternal grandfather, John Brightwell, 50, was stabbed and his partner, Debra Larn, was killed, in what police are saying is an unconnected incident in nearby Beaumont Leys.
John Brightwell, 50, was stabbed and his long-term partner Debra Larn, 47, killed in an incident at their home in Beaumont Leys, Leicester, early on Sunday.
The 26-year-old will appear in court today accused of murdering Debra Larn and assaulting her partner John Brightwell in Leicester in the early hours of Sunday.
With more than 70 titles to her name dating from 1974, including Howway the Lasses and Larn Yersel Geordie, we hope to bring these films to new audiences of all ages.
Into the 1970s and 1980s, Jim was partnering Larn Yersel Geordie writer Scott Dobson in an art shop on the Quayside and photographing such musicians as The Animals, Alan Price, Mike and Ian Carr, and Nigel Stanger.
The 26-year-old was due at Leicester magistrates court charged with murdering Debra Larn, 47, and assaulting John Brightwell, 50, in the Beaumont Leys area of the city early on Sunday morning.