In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(school)academia donde se prepara intensivamente para exámenes oficiales
- In 1888 Russell went as a boarder to an army crammer to prepare for Cambridge University scholarship examinations.
- A summer crammer in the hope of improving his grades proved fruitless.
- He moved schools a lot - prep and boarding, home tutors, crammers.
- Last minute cramming for exams is a bad idea, take it from someone who was a professional crammer.
- The university wants to use the internet as a crammer, enabling students to complete the first few terms by remote access.
- Independent private school kids take expensive crammer lessons to help pass these stringent snobby entrance exam tests.
- As well as the tutorial colleges and local crammers, about a dozen public schools have entered the market.
- The inciting event is the arrival of a young crammer named Irwin, whom the headmaster has hired to boost the school's prestige.
- After his re-sits at a crammer, he journeyed north to Edinburgh University to study divinity.
- Even so, he left a year early and went off to a crammer in Brighton to do his A-levels.
- Now Umist is trying to bridge the learning gap by introducing the crammer course.
- Initially he worked with established firms of crammers in the West End.
- His father sent him to a crammer in Dublin from where the young Peter was accepted at veterinary college.
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