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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TEACHERS

Two weeks before, teachers had been appointed to prepare a list of committees.

Little enough, lady, compared with those who were my teachers.

But, while he was at Autun, Napoleon seems to have been a favorite with his teachers.

I thought she would be likely to tell it to other teachers, and it would help them.

She and the other teachers were seated on the raised platform at the end of the gymnasium.

But our teachers would tell us that the other men would be different.

Teachers will supplement them or substitute others at their pleasure.

The missionaries and teachers of the Church had been educated like the older Romans.

The teachers were the master-workmen, and the students were the apprentices.

At school he showed his talents by making cartoons of the teachers.

WORD ORIGIN

"one who teaches," c.1300; agent noun from teach (v.). It was used earlier in a sense of "index finger" (late 13c.). Teacher's pet attested from 1856.

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