a high school or a school of corresponding grade, ranking between a primary school and a college or university.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Origin of secondary school
First recorded in 1825–35
OTHER WORDS FROM secondary schoolsec·ond·ar·y-school, adjective
Words nearby secondary school
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Example sentences from the Web for secondary school
As the need arises, our secondary-school girls will respond in like manner.Our Schools in War Time—and After|Arthur Davis Dean
British Dictionary definitions for secondary school
a school for young people, usually between the ages of 11 and 18
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