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English definition of “teach”


verb [I/T]    /titʃ/ (past tense and past participle taught  /tɔt/)
to instruct or train someone or give someone knowledge of something: [I] I taught for a few years before becoming a lawyer . [T] He taught his children English /taught English to his children . teach school To teach school is to have a job instructing children in a school . teaching    /ˈti·tʃɪŋ/ noun [C/U] [U] I enjoy teaching, but it can be exhausting .
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