The verb to revise has two meanings1. (Mainly used in
education) To re-read earlier work to improve one's knowledge and
understanding of a subject. Often implies memorising for an
examination. 2. Examine and make corrections or alterations
to (written or printed matter)."the book was published in
1960 and revised in 1968"
first meaning is used in British English, but not American English,
and is used throughout this course.
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