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/ ˈæs kəm /
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Roger, 1515–68, English scholar and writer: tutor of Queen Elizabeth I.
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How to use Ascham in a sentence
Of the length to which they went Ascham's method of instruction in the Scholemaster is a good example.The Age of Erasmus|P. S. Allen
But the most important figure of this period is Roger Ascham.A History of Literary Criticism in the Renaissance|Joel Elias Spingarn
My old Master Ascham would have chid me for forgetting the author.Kenilworth|Sir Walter Scott
Ascham recommended for men of average strength arrows made of birch, hornbeam, oak, and ash.
For this natural method of learning languages he alleges the authority of Locke, of Ascham, and of Pestalozzi.The Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1|Thomas de Quincey
British Dictionary definitions for Ascham
/ (ˈæskəm) /
Roger. ?1515–68, English humanist writer and classical scholar: tutor to Queen Elizabeth I
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