Inform and Teach


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Inform verb – To give information to.
Usage example: chose teaching as a career because it affords the opportunity to inform a whole generation of young minds

Teach is a synonym for inform in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Teach" instead a verb "Inform", when it comes to topics like education, information, recommend, educate.
Nearby Words: information, informal, informed, informer, informative
Synonyms for Inform


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Teach verb – To cause to acquire knowledge or skill in some field.
Usage example: taught us about the basics of organic gardening

Inform is a synonym for teach in educate topic. You can use "Inform" instead a verb "Teach", if it concerns topics such as education, recommend.
Nearby Words: teaching, teacher, teachable, teachability
Synonyms for Teach

Common collocations

man inform man teach man
guy inform guy teach guy
people inform people teach people
group inform group teach group
Other nouns: class, audience, world, anyone, player, son, viewers, kids, skills, players, members, girls.
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