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Natalie
What is the difference? All these words mean УРОК (lesson). Lesson, class, period.
Jan 8, 2010 1:38 PM
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"I am taking violin lessons" - this suggests a single student with a teacher. "In today's lesson, we will be studying the history of the Upper Volta." - the "lesson" is a specific topic within a course of study, such as a class taken on African history. "I am taking a class in African history" - this is a regularly-held meeting of a teacher and a number of students over an extended time. "My African history class meets at fourth period." - the period is the fourth hour of the day of instruction.
January 8, 2010
lesson refers to: 1.A unit of instruction "he took driving lessons" 2.Punishment intended as a warning to others 3.The significance of a story or event class refers to : 1.People having the same social, economic, or educational status "the working class"; "an emerging professional class" 2.Education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings "flirting is not unknown in college classes" 3.A body of students who graduate together "the class of '97" 4.Elegance in dress or behaviour "she has a lot of class" period 1.An amount of time "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period" cowboy... 4.A task assigned for individual study "he did the lesson for today"
January 9, 2010
Hi They are synonymous...
January 9, 2010
Natalie
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