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The other assistant was a grumpy former schoolteacher who sat smoking one cigarette after another. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The former schoolteacher is determined not to get carried away by her newfound fame. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The former schoolteacher is already a national hero in his adopted homeland. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As patiently as a primary schoolteacher. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Look Busy is owned by a former schoolteacher turned lollipop man. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Can a former schoolteacher really take on the massive task of improving the Kent police force? The Sun (2014)WHY are people calling this schoolteacher court case an affair? The Sun (2009)Today I spoke to a young schoolteacher who had just made himself a year's supply. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I now work as a primary schoolteacher in London, and the course was invaluable in preparing me for this job. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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British English: schoolteacher /ˈskuːlˌtiːtʃə/ NOUN
A schoolteacher is a person who gives lessons in a school.
His mother was a schoolteacher.
- American English: schoolteacher
- Arabic: مُدَرِّس
- Brazilian Portuguese: professor
- Chinese: 中小学老师
- Croatian: učitelj
- Czech: učitel
- Danish: skolelærer
- Dutch: schoolmeester
- European Spanish: maestro
- Finnish: opettaja
- French: instituteur
- German: Lehrer
- Greek: δάσκαλος
- Italian: insegnante
- Japanese: 学校教師
- Korean: 교사
- Norwegian: lærer
- Polish: nauczyciel w szkole
- European Portuguese: professor
- Romanian: profesor
- Russian: школьный учитель
- Spanish: maestro
- Swedish: lärare
- Thai: ครูสอนนักเรียน
- Turkish: öğretmen
- Ukrainian: вчитель
- Vietnamese: giáo viên phổ thông
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