It's a pity we had to miss our lesson last weekThe pupils have prayers before lessons begin at 9am
a French/tennis lessonuna clase de francés/tenis
...a history lesson.what time do lessons begin?
to give swimming/piano lessonsdar clases de natación/piano;to give (sb) private lessons in mathsdar (a algn) clases particulares de matemáticas
He was so badly paid that he had to give private lessons in mathematics to earn extra moneyto [have] [take] dancing/driving/music lessonsThe teacher said she ought to have dancing lessons
she's having driving lessonsle están dando clases de conducir
I've only had singing lessons since I was sixteenShe has lessons from former international rider Charles GrayI'd only been having lessons for a few weeks and the clarinet was on loanhe has never had an acting lesson in his lifeto have take lessons [in] ...She took daily lessons in typing and shorthandHe took acting lessons in Manhattan in the hope of becoming an actor
2(in textbook)lección (f)
look at the graph at the beginning of Lesson SixLesson Three deals with the effects of aromatherapy oils on the mindSee your notes in lesson 34.
It was a painful lesson, one I never forgot"You've been right out of order. You need a lesson." He stamped down on the right shin very hardI learned a valuable lesson about life that dayI had learned the [first] lesson of doing somebody else's job: it's always more difficult than it looks.There's still one lesson to be learned from the crisis, we all need to better understand one anotherlesson number one is to ...Lesson number one is to understand the tides, otherwise it is easy to find yourself marooned on a mud flat for 12 hours
if there is a single lesson to be drawn from this, it is that ...si hay algo que podemos aprender de esto, es que ...;there are lessons to be learnt from this terrible tragedyesta terrible tragedia nos debe servir de lección;let that be a lesson to you!¡que te sirva de lección!, ¡para que aprendas!;to teach sb a lessondar una lección a algn;his courage is a lesson to us allsu valor debe servirnos a todos de lección
Everyone's been taught a lesson, including TimI'll teach him a lesson that he won't forget!
He says he'll probably scrap his lesson plans for the rest of the semesterHe departs from the written lesson plan and uses the conversation to convey a broader message about cultural values and religious conviction