Translation of "school" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (EDUCATION) 教育 uk us /skuːl/

[ C or U ] a place where children go to be educated

a primary/secondary school 小/中学
Milton Road School 密尔顿路小学
They're building a new school in the village. 他们正在村里建一座新学校。
She drives the kids to school every morning. 她每天早上开车送孩子上学。
UK I was at school with (= I went to the same school at the same time as) Luke's brother. 我和卢克的弟弟在同一所学校念书。
Is Emily in school today or is she still ill? 埃米莉今天上学了吗?还是病还没好?
Which school do you go to/ formal attend? 你在哪所学校上学?
school meals/uniform 学校餐/校服
school buildings/fees 校舍/学费

[ U ] the period of your life during which you go to school, or the teaching and learning activities which happen at school

British children start/begin school at the age of four or five. 英国儿童在4岁或5岁开始上学。
What do you want to do when you leave school (= finish studying at school)? 你毕业后想做什么?
I love/hate school. 我喜欢/讨厌上学。
US My sister teaches school (= teaches children in a school) in New York City. 我妹妹在纽约市教书。

[ U ] the time during the day when children are studying in school

before/after school 上学前/放学后
School starts at 9 a.m. and finishes at 3.30 p.m. 学校上午9点开始上课,下午3:30放学。

[ U + sing/pl verb ] all the children and teachers at a school

The whole school is/are delighted about Joel's success in the championships. 全校师生都为乔尔在锦标赛中的胜利感到高兴。

[ C or U ] a part of a college or university specializing in a particular subject or group of subjects

the School of Oriental and African Studies 东方和非洲研究学院
She went to medical school in Edinburgh. 她去爱丁堡医学院读书。

[ C ] a place where people, especially adults, can study a particular subject either some of the time or all of the time

a driving/dancing school 驾校/舞蹈训练班
the London Business School 伦敦商学院

[ U ] US for university

We first met at graduate school (= while doing a university course for a second or third degree). 我们第一次见面是在读研究生的时候。

(Translation of “school noun (EDUCATION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)