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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

Old English tǣċan, from Germanic. Related to token.

Verb

Infinitive
to teach

Third person singular
teaches

Simple past
taught

Past participle
taught

Present participle
teaching

to teach (third-person singular simple present teaches, present participle teaching, simple past and past participle taught)
  1. (transitive) To pass on knowledge.
    Can you teach me to sew?
    Can you teach sewing to me?
  2. (intransitive) To pass on knowledge, especially as one's profession; to act as a teacher.
    She used to teach at university.

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Irish

Pronunciation

Noun

teach (m)

  1. a house, a dwelling

Declension

Irregular

Bare forms

Case Singular Plural
Nominative teach tithe
Vocative a theach a thithe
Genitive tithe
Dative teach tithe

Forms with the definite article

Case Singular Plural
Nominative an teach na tithe
Genitive an na dtithe
Dative leis an teach

don teach }}ithe]]

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
teach theach dteach
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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