Quick answer
"Learner" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la principiante", and "pupil" is a noun which is often translated as "la pupila". Learn more about the difference between "learner" and "pupil" below.
learner(
luhr
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nuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (beginner)
a. el principiante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la principiante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The book contains a weath of material for both learners and more experienced knitters.El libro contiene material en abundancia, tanto para el principiante como para el tejedor de punto más experimentado.
2. (student)
a. el estudiante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la estudiante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The dictionary has been designed for adult learners of English.El diccionario ha sido diseñado para estudiantes adultos de inglés.
3. (vehicle) (United Kingdom)
a. el conductor en prácticas
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la conductora en prácticas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Learners must be supervised by an adult over the age of 21 at all times.Los conductores en prácticas tienen que estar supervisados en todo momento por un adulto mayor de 21 años.
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pupil(
pyu
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pihl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la pupila
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The distance that your pupils dilate is dependent on the amount of light that hits your eye.La distancia que tus pupilas se dilatan depende de la cantidad de luz que entra en tu ojo.
2. (education)
a. el alumno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la alumna
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He is the youngest and brightest of all my pupils.Es el más joven pero más listo de todos mis alumnos.
b. el discípulo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la discípula
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The karate master took me as his pupil.El maestro de karate me tomó como su discípulo.
c. el educando
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la educanda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
If the material in the course seems too difficult, it may be best to teach in the pupil's native language.Si la materia del curso parece demasiado difícil, puede que sea mejor enseñar en el idioma nativo del educando.
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