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Polish translation of “school”

school

noun     /skuːl/
PLACE [C] A1 a place where children go to be educated
szkoła
Which school do you go to? I ride my bike to school.Types of school
TIME [U] A2 the time that you spend at school
szkoła
I like school. We're going shopping after school.Schools in general
PEOPLE [no plural] all the students and teachers at a school
szkoła
The whole school took part in the project.Schools in general
a dance/language/riding, etc school A2 a place where you can study a particular subject
szkoła tańca/języków (obcych)/szkółka jeździecka itp.
Types of schoolUniversity and college education
PART [C] a part of a college or university
wydział, instytut
the University of Cambridge Medical SchoolTypes of schoolUniversity and college education
UNIVERSITY [C, U] US informal in the US, any college or university, or the time you spend there
uczelnia, studia
Which schools did you apply for?Types of schoolUniversity and college education
FISH [C] a group of fish or other sea animals
ławica
Animal groupings
→ See also boarding school, elementary school, grade school, grammar school, high school, junior high school, junior school, middle school, night school, nursery school, prep school, preparatory school, primary school, public school, secondary school, state school, school of thought
(Definition of school noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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