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at (one's) mother's knee

From one's mother, typically when one was a child. I learned how to bake at my mother's knee when I was just a girl.
See also: knee
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at your mother's (or father's) knee

at an early age.
See also: knee
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at your ˌmother’s ˈknee

when you were very young: I learnt these songs at my mother’s knee.
See also: knee
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