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Practice and practising doing something

practice

noun

occasions when you do something in order to become better at it, or the time that you spend doing this

practise

verb

to repeat an activity regularly so that you become better at it

walk through

to practise or learn something in a slow patient way, or to show someone how to do something

brush up

to practise and improve your skills or knowledge of something

dry run

noun

something that you do as a practice for an important event

dummy run

noun

a test of something in which you practise using or doing it before using or doing it in a real situation

rehearse

verb

to practise something you are going to say or do

go over

to practise and repeat something in order to learn it

run through

to practise something so that it is correct for a performance or test

dress rehearsal

noun

an event that is a practice for a more important event in the future

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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