learning noun

1 process of learning sth

ADJ. effective, successful a model for effective learning | rapid | independent | distance (= by correspondence course) | early (= the education of very young children, often through play) | higher institutions of higher learning | active, passive | formal, informal | rote | computer-assisted | language

LEARNING + NOUN curve The whole team has been on a steep learning curve since the project began. | environment The centre aims to provide a supportive learning environment. | experience, process | difficulty, disability severe learning difficulties

PHRASES a seat of learning

2 knowledge got from reading and studying

ADJ. great | book (old-fashioned)

VERB + LEARNING acquire, gain