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American English: /ˈlərnɪŋ/
British English: /ˈləːnɪŋ/

Translation of learning in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (knowledge)
    conocimientos (masculine plural)
    the learning of generations
    el saber or los conocimientos de generaciones
    he had always set great store by learning
    siempre le había dado mucha importancia a la educación
    a man of learning
    un erudito
    Example sentences
    • It was in this London bookshop that Faraday acquired his learning, reading what he bound.
    • Share some learning / knowledge/information that you think is necessary in making a relationship work.
    • Leaders continually acquire new knowledge and abilities and pass their learning on to others around them.
    1.2 (act) learning process
    proceso (masculine) de aprendizaje
    learning resources center o (British English) centre
    centro (masculine) de material didáctico
    Example sentences
    • But presentations by experts in the teaching and learning process facilitated our efforts.
    • It may just be apples and oranges; as researchers well know, the study of learning can be maddeningly complicated.
    • A pledge of $250,000 has been made in the coming territory budget, to improve interactive distance learning.

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