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teaching

EN[ˈtiːtʃɪŋ] [-iːtʃɪŋ]
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    Definition of teaching in English Dictionary

  • NounPLteachingsSUF-ing
    1. Something taught by a religious or philosophical authority.
      1. Many follow the teachings of Confucius.
    2. The profession of teaching.
      1. Teaching has seen continual changes over the past decades.
  • Verb
    1. present participle of teach.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • “The institutions whose primary mission is teaching — the masters and community colleges and bachelors colleges, are slowly disinvesting in the teaching function,” Ms. Wellman said.
        • She worked as a sub until she got her teaching certificate.
        • Students with a pronounced Midland South dialect are required to take a course teaching them to speak and write in Standard English.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Teaching has seen continual changes over the past decades.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Curran, who opposes the papal ban on contraception, contends theologians may legitimately dissent from noninfallible teachings.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
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        1. en teachings
        2. en teaching away
        3. en teaching hospital
        4. en teaching someone a lesson
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Grammatically, this word "teaching" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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