Teachable means that someone is able to be taught or taught how to do something. It can also refer to something that is able to be learned or understood.

  • The dog is teachable, which is why she is so good at obedience training.

  • The plant is teachable, which is why it can be taught to grow in a certain way.

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Example Sentences for teachable

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    For me it was a 'teachable moment'.

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    I saw this as an opportunity for a teachable moment.

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    I want a readable, teachable article.

  • 4

    I'm trying to use it as a teachable moment.

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    If not, then the elements of a teachable moment will become plain.

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    A true meek person is one teachable.

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    Consider it an example of seizing a teachable moment.

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    Any art is in some degree teachable.