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    teach on

    Hi

    Is the phrase "teach on something" correct? I usually hear or see only "teach" without "on"?

    For example: Several instructors across India and in numerous countries teach on posture (asana).

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    #2

    Re: teach on

    You should say teach about something/teach something.

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    #3

    Re: teach on

    It seems unnecessary to me.

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    #4

    Re: teach on

    Quote Originally Posted by moonlike View Post
    You should say teach about something/teach something.
    There is no 'should' here.

    If I teach you English, I enable you to use the language more proficiently; if I teach you about English, you receive from me information about the language that may well not help you to use it.

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    Re: teach on

    Does it mean it should say "teach posture" instead of "teach about posture"? I would just say "teach posture".

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