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.
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