What does "a quick study" mean?

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a quick study


a person who learns quickly and easily


informal, conversational

Sample Dialogue:

A: How long has Rachel been playing piano?
B: Only for about a year.
A: Really? She plays beautifully.
B: Yes. She's a quick study.

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Mark McCracken

Author: Mark McCracken is a corporate trainer and author living in Higashi Osaka, Japan. He is the author of thousands of online articles as well as the Business English textbook, "25 Business Skills in English".

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