teacher

08:21 Feb 14, 2001
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: teacher
how do i say teacher by itself, not in a sentance?
Cory


Summary of answers provided
naleraar
Els Govaerts
naleraar/lerares
Evert DELOOF-SYS
naleraar
stephie


  

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7 mins
leraar


Explanation:
I am a native speaker of Dutch

stephie
Belgium
Local time: 14:13
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8 mins
leraar/lerares


Explanation:
Depending on grade

High school:
'leraar' ('lerares': female teacher)

'Onderwijzer' ('onderwijzeres': female teacher - in first 6 grades)

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 14:13
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
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15 mins
leraar


Explanation:
"leraar/lerares" is the most general term and the term for a teacher in a secondary school.
In primary school: onderwijzer(es)
In higher education: docent
At university: professor


    native Dutch speaker, worked in higher education (teacher training) for 18 years
Els Govaerts
Local time: 14:13
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish, Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 28
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