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To study, or to study hard

study

verb

to learn about a subject by going to school, university etc

learn

verb

to study something so that you remember it exactly

train

verb

to study something such as painting, dancing, or singing for a long time

take

verb

to study a particular subject at school or college

cram

verb

to study hard in order to learn a lot in a short time, especially for an examination

research

verb

to make a detailed study of something in order to discover new facts

do

verb

to study a subject

read

verb

to study a particular subject at university

revise

verb

to read and learn information that you have studied in order to prepare for an examination. The American word is review

specialize

verb

to be an expert in a particular part of a subject or profession

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