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    can i use the verb teach-taught like this

    please, taught me how to be civil

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    Quote Originally Posted by pinksandy View Post
    can i use the verb teach-taught like this

    please, taught me how to be civil
    No, try this:

    Please teach me how to... (a request to learn)

    He is teaching me how to... (while the lesson is in process)

    She taught me how to ... (I have learned it by now)

    She teaches writing skills at the community center (It's on-going)

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