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highschool, high-school or high school

Discussion in 'Spanish-English Vocabulary / Vocabulario Español-Inglés' started by pollofrito, Mar 20, 2009.

  1. pollofrito Senior Member

    Mexico City
    Mexico - Español
    Which one is better:
    highschool, high-school or high school?
    Cheers,
    El Pollo
     
  2. Aserolf

    Aserolf Senior Member

    Colorado, USA
    Spanish/Torreón☺MEX
    La correcta es high school
    Sds;o)
     
  3. pollofrito Senior Member

    Mexico City
    Mexico - Español
    ¡Gracias Aserolf!
     
  4. zumac Senior Member

    Mexico City
    USA: English & Spanish
    High-school, with the hyphen, is correct when the term is used as an adjective, e.g., I lost my high-school diploma.

    Saludos.
     
  5. PauI Junior Member

    London
    English - UK
    Although "secondary school" is much better if you are in the UK!
     
  6. Mayen Junior Member

    United States
    American English
    De acuerdo.

    Pero no estoy de acuerdo aquí. Pienso que siempre esté "high school".
     
  7. zumac Senior Member

    Mexico City
    USA: English & Spanish
    Check Webster's Dictionary.

    Saludos.
     

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