a quick study
This page is about the idiom a quick study
If you're a quick study, you can learn new things quickly.
- Albert was always a quick study, except when it came to learning languages.
- I only need to show Sue how to do something once, and she gets it. She's a quick study, that girl.
This idiom is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
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Contributor: Matt Errey