Edward Teach

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Edward Teach an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718)
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Usage

In literature:

The boarder was out in the yard, tryin' to teach Lord Edward some tricks.
"Rudder Grange" by Frank R. Stockton
Mr. Buitrago became greatly interested in Edward and asked permission to teach him his notes.
"The World's Great Men of Music" by Harriette Brower
Bruce, on the other hand, had improved upon the teaching of Wallace and Edward I.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
Hanged in Virginia in 1718 with the rest of Captain Edward Teach's crew.
"The Pirates' Who's Who" by Philip Gosse
Edward Rowland Sill we did away with in his early prime through journalism and teaching.
"The Joyful Heart" by Robert Haven Schauffler
And Edward and I will teach Alice and Edith to read in the evenings, when we have nothing to do.
"The Children of the New Forest" by Captain Marryat
Edward III invited many of the Flemish weavers to come to England to teach the English people how to make their own clothes.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
Teach, Edward, "Blackbeard," 329 n, 341.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
According to Francis Xavier Martin's History of North Carolina, Edward Teach was born in Bristol, England.
"In Ancient Albemarle" by Catherine Albertson
It was an account of the world-renowned pirate, Edward Teach, usually called Blackbeard.
"Benjamin Franklin, A Picture of the Struggles of Our Infant Nation One Hundred Years Ago" by John S. C. Abbott
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In poetry:

Edward Teach was a native of Bristol, and sailed from that port
On board a privateer, in search of sport,
As one of the crew, during the French War in that station,
And for personal courage he soon gained his Captain's approbation.
"Captain Teach alias Black Beard" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Edward Helfers teaches writing at the University of Maryland.
1718 – Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard, is killed off the coast of North Carolina (More info).
Elaine Scarry and Edward Peters both teach at the University of Pennsylvania—she teaches English, and he medieval history.
Cynthia Esparza/Standard-Times Randy Brodnax speaks with Stan Irvin, who teaches sculpture and ceramics at St Edward's University in Austin, as Brodnax throws clay during his workshop at the Old Chicken Farm Art Center.
Teach Youth the Finer Points of Financial Literacy October 1, 2007 By Bill Merrick Edward flashed a cocky grin as he walked from the Mad City Mall.
Natale is only in his ninth year of teaching and coaching at Edward Bok Tech, don't assume his feelings for the place are minimal.
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In science:

The role of context and culture in teaching physics: The implication of disciplinary differences Edward F.
The role of context and culture in teaching physics: The implication of disciplinary differences
But whose problems do we teach students to solve? In an article for the Bul letin of the Atomic Scientists, Bengt Carlson explained how Stanislaw Ulam invented the technique of supercompression and described it to Edward Teller.
Physics Education Research: Or it's so hard to find good help these days
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