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lesson

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈlesən/
SCHOOL A1 a period of time when a teacher teaches people: The best way to improve your game is to take lessons. She gives French lessons. Lessons start at 9 a.m.Classes, courses and coursework
EXPERIENCE B2 an experience that teaches you how to behave better in a similar situation in the future: My parents made me pay back all the money, and it was a lesson I never forgot.Experiencing and sufferingInformation and messages
Translations of “lesson”
in Korean 수업…
in Arabic دَرْس…
in French leçon…
in Turkish ders saati, ders…
in Italian lezione…
in Chinese (Traditional) (一節)課, 經驗,教訓…
in Russian урок, занятие, предостережение…
in Polish lekcja…
in Spanish clase, lección, lectura…
in Portuguese lição, aula…
in German die Stunde, die Lektion, die Lesung…
in Catalan lliçó, classe…
in Japanese 授業, レッスン…
in Chinese (Simplified) (一节)课, 经验,教训…
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