Grading - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡreɪdɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word grading
Brit.  |ˈɡreɪdɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word grading
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to grade

noun

- the act of arranging in a graduated series (syn: scaling)
- changing the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently sloping surface (syn: leveling)
- evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score(syn: marking, scoring)

what he disliked about teaching was all the grading he had to do

Examples

The grading of primary-school teachers.

She hasn't finished grading the exams.

what he disliked about teaching was all the grading he had to do

The teacher was busy grading papers.

...one criterion for grading these essays will be their conformity to the rules of traditional grammar...

Ted is grading papers in his office.

Much attention is being paid to grading, packaging and marketing.

Don't bother the professor while she is grading term papers

grading papers is a thankless task

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