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Re: CHAT: Education words in various English dialects // was"Mister"

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2000, 0:19
Adrian Morgan wrote:
> "Third year student" = "student doing third year subjects", not "student > in third year of attendence".
Exact opposite here. One may be, for instance, a first-year student, but be a sophomore, because of advanced placement and the like in high school. They'd probably be referred to as a first-year sophomore. -- Dievas dave dantis; Dievas duos duonos God gave teeth; God will give bread - Lithuanian proverb ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTailor