Идиомы на букву L
learn (something) by heart
выучить что-либо наизустьThe teacher told the pupils to learn the grammar rule by heart.
learn (something) from the bottom up
тщательно изучать что-либо с самого началаI had to learn accounting from the bottom up.
learn (something) the hard way
учиться на собственном опыте (часто неприятном)Tom learned things the hard way when he went to prison for stealing a camera.
learn by heart
учить что-либо наизустьWhen I was a child, I was good at learning poems by heart; now my memory is not so good.
learn by rote
зубрить (без понимания материала)At school my weakest subject was Physics; I learned the material by rote without really understanding it.
learn the ropes
досконально узнать, как делать что-либоI have never worked as a guide before, so I'd like to learn the ropes.
learn to live with (something)
научиться жить с чем-либо (неприятным или болезненным)Sam broke his leg three months ago and he is still limping. I am afraid he has to live with it.
live and learn
век живи, век учись"Live and learn", my father said, having learnt how to use a computer.