The words “thought” and “taught” often get mixed up in written English. Today, we have a look at the differences between them: Thought – the past tense of think. Example: I thought you wanted us to spend time together tonight. Taught – the past tense of teach. Example: I taught him maths in our final year. Check out the entire Use Of English library for quick clarification with common errors in English usage."Thought versus Taught – #UseOfEnglish"