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teach

  
     ( taught    pt, pp  )
      vt  
   (=give instructions to)   enseigner à  
→ I like teaching older children.        
to teach sb sth        (gen)    apprendre qch à qn  
→ The trainers have a programme to teach them vocational skills.        
to teach sb sth        (at school, college, university)    enseigner qch à qn  
My sister taught me to swim.      Ma sœur m'a appris à nager.  
to teach sb how to do sth      apprendre à faire qch à qn  
My mother taught me how to cook.      Ma mère m'a appris à cuisiner.  
to teach sb to do sth      apprendre à faire qch à qn  
→ She taught Julie to read.        
     [+subject]   enseigner  
→ I taught history for many years.        
→ The computer has simplified the difficult task of teaching reading to the deaf.        
She teaches physics.      Elle enseigne la physique.  
She taught English to Japanese business people.      Elle enseignait l'anglais à des cadres commerciaux japonais.  
     (make feel or think differently)    apprendre  
→ We have to teach drivers to respect pedestrians.        
Their daughter's death had taught them humility.      La mort de leur fille leur a appris l'humilité.  
it taught him a lesson      ça lui a servi de leçon  
that'll teach you!      ça t'apprendra!  
      vi   enseigner  
→ Mrs Barton teaches in a secondary modern school.        


teach-in  
      n   séminaire    m  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

tech, teacher, teach-in, teaching

teach v.
enseigner

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
apprendre tout seul : apprendre par soi-même
he taught himself how to read : il a appris à lire par lui-même / tout seul
v.
faire des remplacements
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
exp.
ça lui apprendra
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça leur apprendra.
exp.
enseigner qch à qn
exp.
apprendre qch à qn
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça leur apprendra.
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
adv.
Ça leur apprendra.
adv.
Ça leur apprendra.
adv.
Ça lui apprendra.
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'teach' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
teach
v.
teach
exp.
to teach
exp.
to teach
v.
teach a lesson
v.
teach at primary school
exp.
to teach sb that
v.
teach ; hold class
v.
teach at high school
v.
teach at the University
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