"School" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 xué xiào school / CL:所[suo3]
 pài bié denomination / group / school / faction / school of thought
 mén pài sect / school (group of followers of a particular doctrine)
 xué yuàn college / educational institute / school / faculty / CL:所[suo3]
 xué táng college / school (old)
 liú pài tributary (stream) / (fig.) school (of thought) / genre / style
 fù zhōng attached (or affiliated) secondary (or middle) school / abbr. for 附屬中學|附属中学[fu4 shu3 zhong1 xue2]
 xiào fāng the school (as a party in a contract, dispute etc) / the school authorities
 jī fēn integral (calculus) / accumulated points (in sports, at school etc) / total credits earned by student / bonus points in a benefit scheme
 tóng xué to study at the same school / fellow student / classmate / CL:位[wei4],個|个[ge4]
 bì yè graduation / to graduate / to finish school
 xiǎo xué elementary school / primary school / CL:個|个[ge4]
 zhōng xué middle school / CL:個|个[ge4]
 gāo zhōng senior high school / abbr. for 高級中學|高级中学[gao1 ji2 zhong1 xue2]
 nián dù year (e.g. school year, fiscal year) / annual
 dú shū to read a book / to study / to attend school
 Guó yǔ Chinese language (Mandarin), emphasizing its national nature / Chinese as a primary or secondary school subject / Chinese in the context of the Nationalist Government / Guoyu, book of historical narrative c. 10th-5th century BC
 zuò yè school assignment / homework / work / task / operation / CL:個|个[ge4] / to operate
 yán jiū suǒ research institute / graduate studies / graduate school / CL:個|个[ge4]
 chū zhōng junior high school / abbr. for 初級中學|初级中学[chu1 ji2 zhong1 xue2]
 yòu ér yuán kindergarten / nursery school
 xué wèi academic degree / place in school
 rù xué to enter a school or college / to go to school for the first time as a child
 xiǎo xué shēng primary school student / schoolchild / CL:個|个[ge4],名[ming2] / (fig.) beginner
 zòng héng lit. warp and weft in weaving / vertically and horizontal / length and breadth / criss-crossed / able to move unhindered / abbr. for 合縱連橫|合纵连横[He2 zong4 Lian2 heng2], School of Diplomacy during the Warring States Period (475-221 BC)
 zhuān kē specialized subject / branch (of medicine) / specialized training school
 shàng xué to go to school / to attend school
 bàn xué to run a school
 jù tóu tycoon / magnate / big player (including company, country, school etc) / big shot
 zhōng xué shēng middle-school student / high school student
 zhōng zhuān vocational secondary school / technical secondary school / trade school / abbr. for 中等專科學校|中等专科学校
 chàng dǎo to advocate / to initiate / to propose / to be a proponent of (an idea or school of thought)
 zhì fú to subdue / to check / to bring under control / (in former times) what one is allowed to wear depending on social status / uniform (army, party, school etc) / livery (for company employees) / CL:套[tao4]
 yī xué yuàn medical school
 kāi xué foundation of a University or College / school opening / the start of a new term
 Shào lín the Shaolin monastery and martial arts school
 nián jí grade / year (in school, college etc) / CL:個|个[ge4]
 chū yī first day of lunar month / New Year's Day / first year in junior middle school
 jiù dú to go to school
 chū sān third year in junior middle school
 guó xiǎo elementary school (Taiwan) / abbr. for 國民小學|国民小学[guo2 min2 xiao3 xue2]
 fàng xué to dismiss students at the end of the school day
 zhèng zōng orthodox school / fig. traditional / old school / authentic / genuine
 guó zhōng junior high school (Taiwan) / abbr. for 國民中學|国民中学[guo2 min2 zhong1 xue2]
 shāng xué yuàn business school / university of business studies
 gāo zhōng shēng senior high school student
 míng xiào famous school
 dǎng xiào (political) party school
 chū èr 2nd year in junior middle school / 2nd day of a lunar month / 2nd day of lunar New Year
 yùn yù to be pregnant / to produce offspring / to nurture (a development, school of thought, artwork etc) / fig. replete with (culture etc)
 guǎn lǐ xué yuàn school of management
 fù gǔ to return to old ways (a Confucian aspiration) / to turn back the clock / neoclassical school during Tang and Song associated with classical writing 古文 / retro (fashion style based on nostalgia, esp. for 1960s)
 fǎ dìng dài biǎo rén (law) legal representative of a corporation (e.g. chairman of the board of a company, principal of a school etc)
 shī fàn xué yuàn teacher's college / normal school
 kǎo qín to check attendance (at school or workplace) / to monitor efficiency (of workers)
 fēn xiào branch of a school
 Rú jiā Confucian school, founded by Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3] (551-479 BC) and Mencius 孟子[Meng4 zi3] (c. 372-c. 289 BC)
 kāi kè school begins / give a course / teach a subject
 lǎo pái old, well-known brand / old style / old school / an old hand / experienced veteran
 shēng xué to enter the next grade school
 xiào huā the prettiest girl in the school (see also 校草[xiao4 cao3]) / school beauty queen / campus belle / prom queen
 sī lì private (company, school etc)
 gāo jí zhōng xué senior high school / abbr. to 高中[gao1 zhong1]
 jiào xué lóu teaching block / school building
退 tuì xué to quit school
 jūn xiào military school / military academy
 lǐ rén person from the same village, town or province / peasant (derog.) / (of a school of thought etc) follower
 jià xiào driving school / abbr. for 駕駛學校|驾驶学校
 zhuān kē xué xiào specialized school / college for professional training / polytechnic
 gōng lì public (e.g. school, hospital)
 kòu fēn to deduct marks (when grading school work) / to have marks deducted / penalty points / to lose points for a penalty or error
 fǎ xué yuàn law school
 Dào jiā Daoist School of the Warring States Period (475-221 BC), based on the teachings of Laozi or Lao-tze 老子[Lao3 zi3] (c. 500 BC-) and Zhuangzi 庄子 / (369-286 BC)
 chéng jì dān school report or transcript
 jiù xué to attend school
 xiào qìng anniversary of the founding of a school
 dài biǎo rén wù representative individual (of a school of thought)
 gōng xué yuàn school of engineering / college of engineering
 yán jiū shēng yuàn graduate school
 xiào fú school uniform
 xué fēng style of study / academic atmosphere / school discipline / school traditions
 jié yè to finish school, esp. a short course / to complete a course
 xiǎo sān mistress / the other woman (coll.) / grade 3 in elementary school
 Guǎn zǐ Guanzi or Guan Zhong 管仲 / (-645 BC), famous politician of Qi 齊國|齐国 / of Spring and Autumn period / Guanzi, classical book containing writings of Guan Zhong and his school
 bǔ xí to take extra lessons in a cram school or with a private tutor
 xué pài school of thought
 chuò xué to drop out of school / to leave off studying / to interrupt one's studies
 dà bān tai-pan / business executive / foreign business manager / top class of kindergarten or school grade
 zhōng zhāo senior high school enrollment
 gǔ wén old language / the Classics / Classical Chinese as a literary model, esp. in Tang and Song prose / Classical Chinese as a school subject
 xiào shè school building
 xīn xué qī new school term
 guì xiào your school (honorific)
 suàn shù arithmetic / sums (mathematics as primary school subject)
 kè yú after school / extracurricular
 jì xiào vocational high school / abbr. for 技工學校|技工学校[ji4 gong1 xue2 xiao4] / abbr. for 技術學校|技术学校[ji4 shu4 xue2 xiao4]
 dú shù yī zhì lit. to fly one's banner on a solitary tree (idiom) / fig. to act as a loner / to stand out / to develop one's own school / to have attitude of one's own
 shǐ zǔ primogenitor / founder of a school or trade
 jì gōng xué xiào vocational high school / abbr. to 技校[ji4 xiao4]
 jì shù xué xiào vocational high school / abbr. to 技校[ji4 xiao4]
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