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school / escuela
 
school   1   [sku:l]
A. -noun
1. (for children)
1.1. (=institution)   escuela (f),   colegio (m)
a. what did you learn [at] school today? =   ¿qué has aprendido hoy en el colegio?
·to be [at] school
·asistir a la escuela
·which school were you at?
·¿a qué colegio fue?
·we have to be at school by nine
·tenemos que estar en el colegio a las nueve
·you weren't at school yesterday
·ayer faltaste a la clase
b. to [go] to school =   ir a la escuela
·which school did you go to?
·¿a qué colegio fue?
c. to [leave] school =   terminar el colegio
high  
1.2. (=lessons)   clase (f)
·[after] school
·despuénoun de clase
·there'noun no school today
·hoy no hay clase
·school starts again in September
·las clases empiezan de nuevo en septiembre
2. (university)
2.1. (=faculty)   facultad (f)
a. [article] school =   Facultad (f) de bellas artes
b. School of [Languages] =   departamento (m) de lenguas modernas
c. [law] school =   Facultad (f) de derecho
d. [medical] school =   Facultad (f) de medicina
2.2. (United States)
(=university)   universidad (f)
·I went back to school at 35
·a los 35 años volví a la universidad
3. (=group of artists, writers, thinkers)   escuela (f)
·the Dutch school
·la escuela holandesa
·Plato and his school
·Platónoun y su escuela,   Platónoun y sus discípulos
4. (specialist)   escuela (f)
a. school of [article] =   escuela (f) de bellas artes
b. school of [dancing] =   escuela (f) de baile
c. school of [motoring] =   autoescuela (f),   escuela (f) de manejo Latin America
d. school of [music] =   academia (f) de masculineúsica,   conservatorio (m)
ballet  
riding  
5. (in expressions)
·I am not of that school
·yo no soy de esa opiniónoun,   yo no pertenezco a esa escuela
·I am not of the school that ...
·yo no soy de los que ...
a. of the [old] school   (figurative)   de la vieja escuela
b. school of [thought]   (figurative)   corriente (f) de opiniónoun
B. -transitive verb
[+horse]   amaestrar
[+person]   educar,   instruir
[+reaction, voice etcetera]   dominar
·he has been well schooled
·ha recibido una buena educaciónoun
·to school somebody in something
·educar or instruir a somebody, someone en algo
·to school somebody to do something
·preparar a somebody, someone para hacer algo
·to school o.noun.
·instruirse
·to school o.noun. in patience
·aprender a tener paciencia
C. -compound
·school age   -noun   edad (f) escolar
·school-age child
niño (m) en edad escolar
·school attendance   -noun   asistencia (f) a la escuela
·school attendance officer
inspector de educaciónoun encargado de problemas relacionados con la falta de asistencia o el bajo rendimiento de los alumnos
·school bus   -noun   autobúnoun (m) escolar
·school dinner   -noun   comida (f) escolar,   comida (f) de colegio
·school doctor   -noun   masculineédico masculine and feminine de escuela
·school fees   -noun plural   matrícula feminine singular (escolar)
·school friend   -noun   amigo (m) / amiga (f)
·school holidays   -noun plural   vacaciones feminine plural escolares
·school hours   -noun plural
·during school hours
·durante las horas de clase
·school inspector   -noun   inspector (m) / inspectoa (f)
·school leaver   -noun   persona (f) que termina la escuela
·school life   -noun   vida (f) escolar
·school lunch   -noun   comida (f) escolar,   comida (f) de colegio
·to take school lunches
·comer or almorzar en la escuela
·school meal   -noun   comida (f) provista por la escuela
·school outing   -noun
·to go on a school outing to the zoo
·ir de visita al zoo con el colegio
·school playground   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   patio (m) (de recreo)
·school report   -noun   boletínoun (m) escolar
·school time   -noun   school hours
·school trip   -noun   school outing
·school uniform   -noun   uniforme (m) escolar
·school yard   -noun
(United States)   school playground
·school year   -noun   año (m) escolar
 
school / banco
 
school   2   [sku:l]   -noun
. [of fish, dolphins, whales]   banco (m)
 
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