coaching
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sports)
a. el entrenamiento
(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).
I think that our basketball team would perform better with some more practice and coaching.Creo que nuestro equipo de baloncesto jugaría mejor con un poco más de práctica y entrenamiento.
2. (education)
a. la preparación
(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 teacher told me I needed additional coaching if I wanted to pass the test.El profesor me dijo que necesitaba más preparación si quería aprobar la prueba
b. las clases
(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).
Some parents feel that it's unfair that not all students receive extracurricular coaching, because they can fall behind.A algunos padres les parece injusto que no todos los estudiantes reciban clases extraescolares, porque se pueden quedar rezagados.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(prompting)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la ayuda
(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).
Why can't you just provide a direct answer without coaching?¿Por qué no puedes simplemente darme una respuesta directa sin ayuda?
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coaching [ˈkəʊtʃɪŋ]
noun
1 (Dep) (training) entrenamiento (m)
The team has received outstanding coaching during the last few years
2 especially (US) (tuition) enseñanza (f) particular
Some parents are able to arrange for extra coaching in the skills that these tests measure
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