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learner

Pronunciation: /ˈlɜːrnər; ˈlɜːnə(r)/

Translation of learner in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • he's a quick o fast learner aprende con mucha rapidez he's a slow learner tiene dificultades de aprendizaje language learners find that … los que aprenden idiomas se encuentran con que …
    Example sentences
    • Surround those slow learners with fast learners who understand how to promote their creative ideas.
    • I repeated it easily; I'd always been a fast learner with languages.
    • For a learner to acquire skills in a foreign language, correctness of speech in his mother tongue should be taught.

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