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Meaning of "e-learning" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD E-LEARNING

Electronic learning.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF E-LEARNING

e-learning play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF E-LEARNING

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adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
E-Learning is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES E-LEARNING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

E-learning

E-learning is the use of electronic media and information and communication technologies in education. E-learning is broadly inclusive of all forms of educational technology in learning and teaching. E-learning is inclusive of, and is broadly synonymous with multimedia learning, technology-enhanced learning, computer-based instruction, computer managed instruction, computer-based training, computer-assisted instruction or computer-aided instruction, internet-based training, web-based training, online education, virtual education, virtual learning environments , m-learning, and digital educational collaboration. These alternative names emphasize a particular aspect, component or delivery method. E-learning includes numerous types of media that deliver text, audio, images, animation, and streaming video, and includes technology applications and processes such as audio or video tape, satellite TV, CD-ROM, and computer-based learning, as well as local intranet/extranet and web-based learning.

Definition of e-learning in the English dictionary

The definition of e-learning in the dictionary is an internet-based teaching system.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE E-LEARNING

e-book
e-booking
e-business
e-car
e-card
e-commerce
e-crime
e-CRM
E-FIT
e-government
e-mail
e-mailer
e-marketing
e-nose
e-passport
e-payment
e-reader
e-service
e-tail
e-tailer

WORDS THAT END LIKE E-LEARNING

beginning
burning
concerning
discerning
distance learning
early-morning
early warning
early-warning
good morning
governing
learning
lifelong learning
machine learning
morning
mourning
patterning
the top of the morning
turning
warning
yearning
yesterday morning

Synonyms and antonyms of e-learning in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «e-learning» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF E-LEARNING

Find out the translation of e-learning to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of e-learning from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «e-learning» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

电子学习
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

e-learning
570 millions of speakers

English

e-learning
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ई सीखना
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

التعليم الإلكتروني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

электронное обучение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

e-learning
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ই-লার্নিং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

e-learning
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

E-pembelajaran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

E-Learning
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Eラーニング
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

전자 학습
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

E-learning
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

e-learning
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மின் கற்றல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ई-लर्निंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

e-öğrenme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

e-learning
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

e-learning
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

електронне навчання
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

e-learning
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

e - learning
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

e -leer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

e-lärande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

e - læring
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of e-learning

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «E-LEARNING»

The term «e-learning» is very widely used and occupies the 16.812 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «E-LEARNING» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «e-learning» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «e-learning» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about e-learning

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «E-LEARNING»

Discover the use of e-learning in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to e-learning and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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E-Learning: Strategies for Delivering Knowledge in the ...
You need this book!" —Gloria Gery, Consultant in Performance Support and Learning "Dr. Rosenberg's vision, coupled with the useful advice peppered throughout his book, will guide corporate leaders of learning as we strive to harness the ...
Marc Rosenberg, 2000
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e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines ...
For me, this book is the 'bible' of our profession." —Peter Orton, Ph.D., IBM Center for Advanced Learning "The partnership between Ruth Clark and Richard Mayer in writing successive editions of e-Learning and the Science of Instruction ...
Ruth C. Clark, Richard E. Mayer, 2011
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Scenario-based e-Learning: Evidence-Based Guidelines for ...
This book focuses on the what, when, and how of scenario-based e-learning for workforce learning.
Ruth C. Clark, Richard E. Mayer, 2012
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E-Learning Companion: A Student's Guide to Online Success
This text serves as a resource and quick-reference guide for any course that demands technology skills.
Ryan Watkins, Michael Corry, 2010
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Beyond E-Learning: Approaches and Technologies to Enhance ...
This book goes beyond current practices, common myths and misconceptions about training and e-learning, and provides a clear path for taking advantage of an increasingly wider array of learning and performance approaches and technologies in ...
Marc J. Rosenberg, 2005
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Globalized E-learning Cultural Challenges
"This book's purpose is to inform educators and instructional designers of issues and cultural misunderstandings that could hinder the effective transfer of knowledge when e-learning is exported to other cultures.
Andrea Edmundson, 2007
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Integrated E-learning: Implications for Pedagogy, Technology ...
This book forms a serious, in-depth study of the subject and proposes that e-learning is not simply a matter of 'digitizing' traditional materials, but involves a new approach, which must take into account pedagogical, technological and ...
Wim Jochems, Jeroen J. G. van Merriënboer, Rob Koper, 2004
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E-Learning: Concepts and Practice
Topics include: - educational evolution - enriching the learning experience - learner empowerment - design concepts and considerations - creation of e-communities - communal constructivism This book is essential reading for anyone involved ...
Bryn Holmes, John Gardner, 2006
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E-Learning in the 21st Century: A Framework for Research and ...
The second edition has been fully revised and updated throughout, and provides a coherent, comprehensive, and empirically-based framework for understanding e-learning in higher education.
D. Randy Garrison, 2011
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E-learning Theory and Practice
This book is for everyone involved in e-learning including teachers, educators, graduate students and researchers.
Caroline Haythornthwaite, Richard Andrews, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «E-LEARNING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term e-learning is used in the context of the following news items.
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Five E-Learning Design Tips to Avoid Indifference in Our Learners
One of my greatest frustrations as an e-learning designer is how impervious the field seems to be to improvement. I began my interest in ... «ATD, Jul 15»
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e-learning company aims to be Britain's number one provider
Chris Holland meets the founder of a business which is growing strongly after being a pioneer in the field of online learning. ROD Knox ... «Bradford Telegraph and Argus, Jul 15»
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NGVi Launches E-Learning Course for NGV Techs
Like its classroom equivalent, the e-learning course provides students with fundamental information they need to both understand and safely ... «NGT News, Jul 15»
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E-Learning for NGV Technicians
NGVi has launched an e-learning course The course, designed for NGV technicians and other fleet or dealership operations personnel, ... «Today's Trucking News, Jul 15»
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E-learning packages must consider different learning styles
He warned that e-learning doesn't suit all workforces, so HR needs to consider the cultural fit. “The other thing that organisations have to bear ... «HRmagazine.co.uk, Jul 15»
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SCS to benefit from E-learning program
SCS to benefit from E-learning program. ×. Photo. Purchase Photos. Close. Story Tools: Email · Print QR Favorite. Font Size: Social Media: Dr. Wesley Johnson ... «Sampson Independent, Jul 15»
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The Generic E-learning Courses market in the US to grow at a …
This report gives an overview of the Generic E-learning Courses market in the US and considers revenue generated through the sales of ... «Virtual Press Office, Jul 15»
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Global game-based learning market to grow at a CAGR of 6.47 …
Game-based learning includes digital products such as e-learning courseware, online audio and video content, social games, and mobile ... «CMO, Jul 15»
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NUC to Introduce e-Learning in Federal Universities, Polytechnics
National Universities Commission (NUC) has said it would introduce electronic education programme otherwise called "e-learning” in all ... «THISDAY Live, Jul 15»
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New Age Classrooms: Future of E-learning in India
... are the various stakeholders expecting from new age classrooms? On this episode of Heads Up we decode the future of e-learning in India. «NDTV, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. E-Learning [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/e-learning>. Jul 2019 ».
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