In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The books were then distributed among subject teachers in four boarding schools in a diocese the area of about three English counties.
- Tuition at the more prestigious high schools, which are all boarding schools, is very expensive.
- That meant no second rate boarding schools, and above all: no public school.
- But the time and opportunity provided in boarding schools for various activities were not available in other schools.
- In Scotland most of the major boarding schools provide a bar on the premises.
- The firm will also be targeting boarding schools, student accommodation and house builders as part of the marketing strategy.
- In Guatemala, schoolchildren generally attend private or boarding schools, if their parents can afford it.
- In the decades that followed their inception, Indian boarding schools changed little in their attitude and mission.
- Day schools are going to be cheaper than boarding schools, of course.
- The boy's behavioural problems had led to his leaving primary school at ten and going to boarding schools paid for by the state.
- The school has an excellent record of subsequent entrance to all West London day schools, boarding schools with a handful of scholarships each year.
- She suggested single sex schools, boarding schools and prep schools would feel the financial pinch.
- It excludes children under two years of age and adults who live in university dormitories, boarding schools, army barracks and hospital patients.
- Unlike the boarding schools, day schools would find difficulty in training daily, with a number of pupils playing more than one code.
- Some Cherokee students attended government boarding schools for Indians, but the majority were in public schools.
- One has had an expensive boarding school background and the other has a father who can afford to pamper her.
- I care because they're sending me to a boarding school that just turned co-ed this year.
- Ski academies are boarding schools that offer not only a good education but a chance to train and race.
- Some of the schools had developed into non-local boarding schools: from these emerged the public school.
- On the other frequency, teachers in boarding schools complain that they do not get enough support from parents who tend to rely excessively on the school.
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