Translation of didactic in Spanish:


didáctico, adj.

Pronunciation /daɪˈdæktɪk//dɪˈdaktɪk//dʌɪˈdaktɪk/


  • 1

    (intended to teach)
    (method/poetry/novel) didáctico
    • The clinical curriculum is intended to apply didactic content into the patient care setting and promote critical thinking.
    • The Korean tale, thus, has a stronger didactic and moral character than similar tales.
    • One implication of the classical approach to moral education is that law has a didactic element.
    • With the exception perhaps of Tales of Burning Love, there are few contemporary novels with a wholly didactic religious purpose.
    • If the Reformation chorales were anything, they were didactic and homiletical.
    • Both clinical and didactic courses were taught primarily by pharmacy faculty, and rarely by medicine faculty.
    • This individual could provide much of the didactic instruction, but others should contribute to the training program.
    • Leake used didactic approaches to teach the surveyors how to administer questionnaires and register oral responses.
    • Thank you for a rewarding educational, didactic, competitive memorable week!
    • Few of our didactic programs are taught on an interdisciplinary basis with the other health sciences.
    • The books written by Richardson and his followers accordingly became known as moral or didactic novels.
    • This type of orientation program accentuates clinical practice and includes limited didactic instruction.
    • Because of the public funding, there was a conservative style and often a moral or didactic message in the films that were made at the Film Board.
    • In West Africa, didactic tales and tales of magic with moral endings are very popular.
    • The training consisted of didactic instruction and observation of live family therapy sessions.
    • He was greatly interested in teaching for its own sake, and his didactic skill found an outlet in a whole stream of books.
    • A more didactic type of prose, designed to inform and convince, was practised by Arnold, Carlyle, Macaulay, and others.
    • Otherwise, I would have created only didactic films for educational television.
    • The general lack of biographical and didactic information within the exhibition clouded these issues further.
    • He is still as purposefully didactic as ever, using the genre of educational information posters to inform us of our own miseducation.
  • 2

    (tendency/manner/tone) pedante
    • The text sometimes verges on the didactic, but then you have to consider both the intended audience and the size.
    • It is best to adopt a collaborative approach rather than a didactic or paternalistic manner.
    • But the narrative remains strange and poetic enough for it never to appear formulaic or didactic.
    • It is history as it should be: entertaining without being glib, informative without being didactic.
    • In order not to sound too didactic or pedantic, the lecturer added anecdotes and personal comments.
    • When Welsh explores these themes too literally, the results can be overly didactic.
    • This didactic approach towards teaching history has made people look at it as a pain rather than a joy.
    • Those who like to be instructed may relish this part of the novel; others may find it annoyingly didactic.
    • She had an unpleasantly loud didactic voice.
    • His style was didactic, often patronising, and the jokes were thick-cut.
    • Robert Coles's sketch about his fifth-grade teacher is tiresomely didactic.
    • General education also has been described as overemphasizing rote instruction and didactic teaching.
    • Although the prose is clear and readable it is also assertive, didactic and sometimes patronising.
    • To my editorial consternation, he has no objection to being seen as didactic in his novels.
    • I concur with Gurney's approach: Jacki's competent focus is neither didactic nor moralising.
    • You could probably even sneak in your revolutionary politics without sounding didactic and patronizing.
    • He became more aggressive and personal, more didactic, more accusatory, more moralistic.
    • While these and other sociopolitical themes inform her writing, Hansen's books are not didactic.
    • It's heavy stuff, but the idea-rich tale unfolds its philosophy in a way that manages to neatly skirt pedantic style and didactic tone.
    • Bad poetry, sure, but still poetry - a more loose-textured, less didactic literary form than the rant.