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Relating to learning and the process of learning

acquisition

noun

the process of learning skills or getting knowledge

advanced

adjective

at a high academic level

assimilation

noun

the process of making new ideas or pieces of information part of your knowledge so that you can use them effectively

discovery

noun

the process of learning something that was not known before, or of finding someone or something that was missing or hidden

education

noun

someone’s experience of learning or being taught

exercise

noun

an activity or set of activities that you do in order to learn how to do something

exercise

noun

a set of written questions that you answer in order to help you to learn something

exploratory

adjective

done in order to learn more about something

flashcard

noun

a small card printed with words, pictures, or numbers that helps someone to learn something

hothouse

noun

a place where people are put under pressure to learn or develop new ideas

insight

noun

a chance to understand something or learn more about it

introduction

noun

something that provides an opportunity to learn or experience something for the first time

introductory

adjective

providing basic information about a subject, course of study etc

learning

noun

the process of gaining knowledge and experience, for example by studying

learning curve

noun

the rate at which you learn something

lesson

noun

something that you learn from life, an event, or an experience

lifelong learning

noun

a process of gaining knowledge and skills that continues throughout a person’s life

moral

noun

something that you can learn from a story or an experience

new

adjective

if you learn a new subject or skill, you learn one that you did not know previously

osmosis

noun

a gradual process in which information and ideas influence you without you realizing it

practiced

the American spelling of practised

practised

adjective

learned or developed through experience

rote

noun

the process of learning something by repeating it many times rather than by understanding it

self-access

noun

a way of learning in which students choose their own books and other materials and study by themselves

self-taught

adjective

people who are self-taught have learnt particular skills by themselves, instead of being taught by someone

study

noun

the process of learning about a subject by reading and by going to school, university etc

study

noun

the process of learning about a problem or subject using scientific methods

trial and error

a way of finding a good method that involves trying several possibilities and learning from your mistakes

emoji

a small digital image … which is used in electronic communication to express emotion or other simple concepts

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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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