Usage examples for learning

  1. I am so proud of learning my lesson from you. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. They think it's not worth learning, this language. – A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon Blackwood
  3. My temper was well under control now; I was learning something. – The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope
  4. And learning to know him. – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. Foreign people say not so, they say all learning put in brain, top- side head. – Seven Maids of Far Cathay by Bing Ding, Ed.
  6. We are learning to obey them. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  7. He changed his mind though, on learning that Hilary had not gone alone, and- missed him, as he put it to himself and his most intimate friend, viz. – The Triumph of Hilary Blachland by Bertram Mitford
  8. I put the prices against some of them when I settled, and some of them by learning the prices from neighbours when they settled, while for some articles they told me the prices when I got them. – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. She was learning how to listen to herself think. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  10. Two friars came, one of them a man of profound learning and a great preacher. – The Autobiography of Madame Guyon by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
  11. Since his own arrival in the town, he had been learning all he could about the two Chestermarkes, and he was puzzled about them. – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  12. It's easier to do something with a man who hasn't been ruined by book- learning. – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  13. See what it is, Harrington, to make good use of one's learning." – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  14. I did not love you when I became your wife, but I was learning to do so. – Ethelyn's Mistake by Mary Jane Holmes
  15. At the age of fourteen he was sent to Tarsus, a famous centre of learning of the time, to complete his studies. – Apollonius of Tyana, the Philosopher-Reformer of the First Century A.D. by George Robert Stowe Mead
  16. Learning to work, is he? – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  17. He may be allowed to read verse at times that would not be suitable for learning by heart. – Literature for Children by Orton Lowe
  18. I have made progress in the path of learning. – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  19. But he must first go with his father on the chance of learning something. – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  20. You think even learning things is a satisfaction? – Cæsar or Nothing by Pío Baroja Baroja