The activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill


The act or business of instructing; also, that which is taught; instruction.

the activities of educating or instructing or teaching; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good teaching is seldom rewarded"

the profession of a teacher; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"

a doctrine that is taught; "the teachings of religion"; "he believed all the Christian precepts"

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Teach

The act or business of instructing; also, that which is taught; instruction.


Teach"ing, n. The act or business of instructing; also, that which is taught; instruction. Syn. -- Education; instruction; breeding. See Education.

The act or business of instructing; also, that which is taught; instruction.


Usage Examples

Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.

Acting advice is a bit like your parents teaching you how to drive a car. You know they're right, but you still kind of want them to shut up a bit.

As another has well said, to handicap a student by teaching him that his black face is a curse and that his struggle to change his condition is hopeless is the worst sort of lynching.

A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.

Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children.

Delaware State began as a school bent on service - teaching education, social services and nursing.

Buddhism has a very beautiful teaching that says the worst thing you can do to your soul is to tell someone their faith is wrong.

Misspelled Form

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Other Usage Examples

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.

Acting is something I love. It's a great craft that I have a lot of respect for. But I don't think it's any greater challenge than teaching 8-year-olds or any other career. In my life, I try not to make it more important than it is and I just hope that rubs off on the people around me.

Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.

Besides the actual reading in class of many poems, I would suggest you do two things: first, while teaching everything you can and keeping free of it, teach that poetry is a mode of discourse that differs from logical exposition.

A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.

Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.

Cultural dominance of middle-class norms prevail in middle-class schools with a teacher teaching toward those standards and with students striving to maintain those standards.


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