1. What does TA stand for?

Teaching assistant

Often a graduate student who helps a professor in return for financial assistance with education; typically helps a professor by handling lab sessions, grading homework, and sometimes giving lectures.


"Ugh, my TA this semester is hardly any help. He barely speaks English and seems to care more about his graduate studies than helping anyone."

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Last Updated: February 8, 2013

2. What does TA stand for?

Thanks again

A way to say "thank you" another time, usually when following up with someone.


"TA for having us over to dinner last night!"

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Last Updated: December 2, 2013

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