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learn

 (lûrn)
v. learned also learnt (lûrnt), learn·ing, learns
v.tr.
1.
a. To gain knowledge of or skill in through study, instruction, or experience: learned how to sail; learned the new computer program; learn to speak Hindi.
b. To become aware or informed of; find out: learned the truth about him; learned that it was best not to argue. See Synonyms at discover.
2. To fix in the mind or memory; memorize: learned the speech in a few hours.
3. Nonstandard To cause to acquire knowledge; teach.
4. Obsolete To give information to.
v.intr.
To gain knowledge, information, comprehension, or skill: learns quickly; learned about computers; learned of the job through friends.

[Middle English lernen, from Old English leornian; see leis- in Indo-European roots.]

learn′a·ble adj.
learn′er n.

learner

(ˈlɜːnə)
n
1. someone who is learning something; beginner
2. (Education) (in South Africa) a school pupil
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.learner - someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefslearner - someone (especially a child) who learns (as from a teacher) or takes up knowledge or beliefs
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
memoriser, memorizer - a person who learns by rote
quick study, sponge - someone able to acquire new knowledge and skills rapidly and easily; "she soaks up foreign languages like a sponge"
dweeb, grind, nerd, swot, wonk - an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
tutee - learns from a tutor
2.learner - works for an expert to learn a tradelearner - works for an expert to learn a trade
beginner, initiate, tiro, tyro, novice - someone new to a field or activity
printer's devil - an apprentice in a printing establishment

learner

noun student, pupil, scholar, novice, beginner, trainee, apprentice, disciple, neophyte, tyro a new aid for younger children or slow learners
teacher, coach, expert, master, tutor, instructor, guru, mentor, wizard, adept, virtuoso boffin (Brit. informal) grandmaster, past master, maven, fundi (S. African)

learner

noun
One who is being educated:
Translations
تِلْميذمُتَعَلِّم
-icezačátečníkžák
elev=-elev
oppilas
učenik
nemandi, byrjandi
学習者
배우는 사람
učenec
elev
ผู้เรียน
người học

learner

[ˈlɜːnəʳ]
A. N (= novice) → principiante mf; (= student) → estudiante mf (also learner driver) (Brit) → conductor(a) m/f en prácticas, aprendiz(a) m/f de conductor(a)
to be a slow learnertener dificultades de aprendizaje
to be a fast learneraprender con mucha rapidez
B. CPD learner driver N (Brit) → conductor(a) m/f en prácticas, aprendiz(a) m/f de conductor(a)

learner

[ˈlɜːrr] n (gen)apprenant(e) m/f (= beginner) → débutant(e) m/f
ideal for learners of ... → idéal pour tous ceux qui apprennent ..., idéal pour tous les apprenants en ...
French learners → les apprenants en français, ceux qui apprennent le français
language learners → les apprenants en langue étrangère, ceux qui apprennent une langue étrangère
to be a quick learner → apprendre vite
She's a quick learner → Elle apprend vite. learner driver, learner's permitlearner driver n (British)conducteur/trice débutant(e) m/flearner's permit n (British) (= provisional driving licence) → permis m de conduire provisoire

learner

nAnfänger(in) m(f), → Lerner(in) m(f) (esp Ling); (= student)Lernende(r) mf; (= learner driver)Fahrschüler(in) m(f); learners of languagesSprachschüler or -studenten pl; special classes for slow learnersSonderklassen plfür lernschwache Schüler

learner

[ˈlɜːnəʳ] nprincipiante m/f
she's a fast learner → è una che impara subito or con facilità
slow learner (Scol) → alunno/a che ha difficoltà di apprendimento
he's a learner (driver) (Brit) → sta imparando a guidare, è un principiante

learn

(ləːn) past tense, past participles learned, ~learnt verb
1. to get to know. It was then that I learned that she was dead.
2. to gain knowledge or skill (in). A child is always learning; to learn French; She is learning (how) to swim.
ˈlearned (-nid) adjective
having or showing great learning. a learned professor.
ˈlearner noun
a person who is in process of learning. Be patient – I'm only a learner; (also adjective) a learner driver.
ˈlearning noun
knowledge which has been gained by learning. The professor was a man of great learning.
learner-friendly adjective
that is easy or simple for use in learning. This textbook is learner-friendly.

learner

مُتَعَلِّم žák elev Lernender μαθητευόμενος principiante oppilas apprenti učenik allievo 学習者 배우는 사람 leerling lærling uczeń aprendiz учащийся elev ผู้เรียน öğrenci người học 学习者

learner

n aprendiz -za mf; slow — (ped) niño -ña mf con dificultad para aprender
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