Scholarly Spanish Vocabulary

Spanish school terms
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When it’s time for school, students and teachers will be glad to know this Spanish vocabulary.

school una escuela
un colegio
college una universidad
student un/a estudiante
teacher un profesor
una profesora
backpack una mochila
book un libro
calculator una calculadora
chalk una tiza
chalkboard una pizarra
classroom una aula
course una clase
desk un escritorio
dictionary un diccionario
eraser un borrador
homework la tarea
map un mapa*
notebook un cuaderno
paper el papel
pen una pluma
pencil un lápiz
piece of paper una hoja de papel
student desk un pupitre
test un examen

* Although mapa ends in A, it is masculine: learn more.

School verbs

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to attend asistir
to do one’s homework hacer su tarea
to pass a test pasar una prueba
to read leer
to study estudiar
to take a test tomar una prueba
to write escribir

Spanish quiz School Vocab Quiz

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