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rote learn·ing

the learning of arbitrary relationships, usually by repetition of the learning procedure through memorization and without an understanding of the relationships.

rote learn·ing

(rōt lĕrn'ing)
The learning of arbitrary relationships, usually by repetition of the learning procedure through memorization and without an understanding of the relationships.
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I am a Scot and was taught parrot fashion as Kathleen was, and yes we got a clout on the lug if we dared cheek the teachers, police, or any adult for that matter and we got more than a clout when we got home for our cheek.
It will be some time before these early warnings are picked up in the official statistics, so it is not a lot of good for politicians to repeat parrot fashion that official statistics show that the garden is rosy.
Parrot Fashion gives the spirit of the late Ronnie Lane a contemporary bite, while the album's focused but downbeat perspective and melodic strength present an incisive player at the top of his game.
The crowds at The Millennium Stadium sing the national anthem parrot fashion without knowing the origin of the words.
GEORGE joined the Rose family to enjoy his weekly roast dinner - parrot fashion.
IT didn't take long for these Pretty Pollies to pick up their new skills - not when they were learning it parrot fashion.
PARROT FASHION By Francesca Simpson, who designed cover of guide CAREFUL WORK Francesca says each painting takes so long that she has to plan her subjects carefully DISPLAY Above, work by Anthony Holt, and below, by Eric Ford, just two of the artists who feature at the Alnmouth Arts Festival this weekend
But when he went to say how good and generous the Bute family was to theWelsh coal miners, parrot fashion and in poetical terms, well that was a bit too much for me.
It will be some time before these early warnings are picked up in the official statistics - so it is not a lot of good for politicians to repeat parrot fashion that official statistics show that the garden is rosy.
PARROT FASHION After plundering the photoshoot, Brit steps out yesterday looking every inch a pirate Picture: CELEBRITYBABYLON.
This went as far as actually scripting answers to questions that the spin doctors anticipated the media representatives would be asking, which presumably the players and coaches were encouraged to learn parrot fashion.