a place where children are educateda boy who was in my class at school
her experience as a police academy instructor
Class size varies from one type of institution to another.
a research institute devoted to software programming
Nearly all my immediate family were dead, and I went into a seminary.
centre of learning,
a group assembled for a common purpose, such as gamblingthe Chicago school of economists
a radical group within the Communist Party
the popular watering hole for the literary set
a small circle of friends
the relationship between different social classes
faction, , ,
A peace agreement will be signed by the leaders of the country's warring factions.
sect, , ,
Do you belong to some religious sect?
The country is run by a small clique of wealthy families.
a place or sphere of activity that instructsHe was never a member of any school.
the Marxist doctrine of perpetual revolution
The centre is open to all, no matter what race or creed.
England shifted officially from a Catholic to a Protestant faith in the 16th century.
people who are of a different political persuasion
Acceptance of women preachers varies from one denomination to another.
school of thought
to educate or trainHe is schooled to spot trouble.
We train them in bricklaying and other building techniques.
The press corps has been primed to avoid this topic.
He coached me for my French exam.
It is a school's job to prepare students for university studies.
I'm very good at disciplining myself.
She was educated at a local school.
He drills the choir to a high standard.
She was at home, being tutored with her brothers.
He instructs family members in nursing techniques.
They have been completely indoctrinated.
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School is where you go between when your parents can't take you and industry can't take youA school is not a factory. Its raison d'être is to provide opportunity for experience – The Harpole Report]
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in the sense of circle
a group of people sharing an interest, activity, or upbringinga small circle of friends
in the sense of class
one of the groups into which a phylum is divided, containing one or more ordersthe relationship between different social classes
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