The method of teaching was lecture method. The teacher used to write the topic and elaborately explain the same. Clarity and simplicity was more important. A good teacher was expected to be as clear as possible. Subsequently the students wrote notes in the form of questions and answers.Some teachers were known to have made notes almost half a century back or made by his predecessors. The notes were valued as per antiquity. The teacher would dictate to the students the notes in precise words. He was not supposed to leave areas in the dark to be filled by the students through the process of the reasoning or imagination.