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Translation of "learn" - English-Spanish dictionary

learn

verb   /lɜːn/ ( past tense and past participle UK/US learned, past tense and past participle UK learnt)
A1 to get knowledge or a new skill aprender I learned a lot about computers. I’m learning to drive.
B1 to make yourself remember some writing aprender de memoria How do actors learn all those lines?
B1 to be told facts or information that you did not know enterarse (de) We were all shocked to learn of his death. I only learned about the accident later.
to start to understand that you must change the way you behave aprender, escarmentar She’ll soon learn that she can’t treat people so badly. You learn from your mistakes.
(Definition of learn from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

learn

verb /ləːn/ ( past tense, past participles learned, learnt)
to gain knowledge or skill (in) aprender A child is always learning She wants to learn French She is learning (how) to swim.
to get to know enterarse, saber It was then that I learned that she was dead.
learned /-nid/ adjective
having or showing great learning culto, erudito a learned professor.
learner noun
a person who is in process of learning principiante, aprendiz a foreign language learner Be patient – I’m only a learner (also adjective) a learner driver.
learning noun
knowledge which has been gained by learning conocimientos, aprendizaje The professor was a man of great learning.
learner-friendly adjective
that is easy or simple for use in learning de fácil manejo/aprendizaje This textbook is designed to be learner-friendly.
learning outcome noun
the particular knowledge, skill, or behaviour/behavior which a student should have learnt after a period of study resultados de aprendizaje The learning outcomes of a programme or module state what it is intended that students will be able to do as a result of completing the learning process.
(Definition of learn from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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