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learned is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of learned in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i had family i learned how to drive …”

meanings of learned


  1. A courteous description used in various ways to refer to lawyers or judges.
  2. Derived from experience; acquired by learning.
  3. Having much learning, knowledgeable, erudite; highly educated.
  4. Scholarly, exhibiting scholarship.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of learn.


  1. A surname​.

learned frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word learned occurs in english on average 136.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics learned can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that learned can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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