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schooling

Pronunciation: /ˈskuːlɪŋ/

Translation of schooling in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • educación (feminine), estudios (masculine plural) they paid for his schooling le pagaron la educación or los estudios he has no formal schooling no tiene estudios propiamente dichos
    Example sentences
    • It is quite clear that teachers, education and schooling have received a raw deal from popular cinema, which tends toward the negative and derogatory in its representations.
    • Those with the diagnosis were more likely to be older, have a grade school education (completed schooling to age 12), and be unmarried in mid-life.
    • Worst of all, many schoolchildren have to face dropping out after primary schooling because secondary education is not free.

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