Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: She learned

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Ukrainian
      • Home Country:
      • Ukraine
      • Current Location:
      • Ukraine

    • Join Date: Apr 2010
    • Posts: 152
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    She learned

    Please expain the meaning of the following. " She learned to rue the day she had met him." Thank you.

  1. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 23,834
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: She learned

    Quote Originally Posted by olegv View Post
    Please expain the meaning of the following. " She learned to rue the day she had met him." Thank you.
    Because of subsequent events, she came to regret having met him.

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Ukrainian
      • Home Country:
      • Ukraine
      • Current Location:
      • Ukraine

    • Join Date: Apr 2010
    • Posts: 152
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: She learned

    Thank you. Do you mean that she became more experienced or finally understood to rue that she had met him

  2. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 23,834
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #4

    Re: She learned

    Quote Originally Posted by olegv View Post
    Thank you. Do you mean that she became more experienced or finally understood to rue that she had met him
    Because of what she experienced with this man, she came to regret having met him.

Similar Threads

  1. Learned
    By karitaru in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 02-Apr-2010, 03:07
  2. learned
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 21-Jan-2010, 19:13
  3. Learned lady
    By Rok in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 29-Jun-2009, 17:43
  4. learned pronounces 2 ways?
    By Supachoke in forum Pronunciation and Phonetics
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 02-Feb-2009, 19:52
  5. difference between learned and learnt
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-Aug-2008, 01:27

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •