a simple past tense and past participle of learn.
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How to use learnt in a sentence
Commentators asked whether Norway had learnt anything from 22 July: Did Breivik “win”, as a Swedish journalist suggested?What Made Anders Behring Breivik a Mass Killer in Norway? | Aage Borchgrevink | November 24, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
I know that many people around the world remember my son, many health professionals have learnt from our choices.Daily Beast Readers React to YouTube Stillborn Baby Memorials | Brandy Zadrozny | November 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
He was a great storyteller and I learnt everything from him, about screen acting and technique; he was a wonderful actor.Meet ‘Inspector Lewis’: Kevin Whately on ‘Morse,’ John Thaw, and the End of the Series | Jace Lacob | June 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
What typifies the modern commune is the fact that it has learnt from earlier mistakes.The Kibbutz Movement’s Lessons For Communal Living Today | Daniel Gavron | May 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In making his intervention Mr Miliband has watched and learnt from Barack Obama.
In the entrance hall of the Savoy, where large and lonely porters were dozing, he learnt that she was at home.Bella Donna | Robert Hichens
These additional languages can be acquired easily if they are learnt in the right way.The Salvaging Of Civilisation | H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
That was how I learnt the strangest tale that ever a man was told, and knew the miracle to which I owed my life.Uncanny Tales | Various
Lombard Street has thus shown that it has fully learnt the only lesson that the external side of the crisis had to teach it.Readings in Money and Banking | Chester Arthur Phillips
She shook her head, looking kindly at the boy, who had quickly learnt to adore her, as had all the Nubians in the villa.Bella Donna | Robert Hichens
British Dictionary definitions for learnt
a past tense and past participle of learn
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