Vocabolario utile per l'unità I GIOVANI

 

Scuola

 

Alloggio / Casa dello studente dorm

Alunno/allievo                         school-age student

Bacheca                                   bulletin board

Bocciare / rimandare                to flunk a student

Borsa di studio                        scholarship

Docente                                   teacher

Erasmus                                  Exchange program in European universities

Esame di stato/maturità            national exams at the end of liceo

Facoltà                                     university department

Formazione                             training

Laurea                                     university degree

Laureando                               university senior

Liceo                                       pre-university high school

Numero chiuso                        limited number (in a class)

Scuola d'infanzia                    Pre-school

Scuola d'obbligo                     mandatory school

Scuola elementare/media/superiore      Elementare / middle / high school

Tesi                                         thesis

 

 

 

Altro

 

Appuntamento                         date

Barzellette                                jokes

Comitiva                                  large group of friends

Diciottenne / diciannovenne / ventenne ecc. eighteen-year old/ninteen etc

Figo                                         cute/cool

Fumetti                                    comics

Impegnato                               commited

Iniziativa                                  undertaking

Mammone                               Spoiled male, mama's boy

Menefreghismo                       apathy (I don't care-ism)

Messaggini                              sms, short messages

Passatempo                             pastime

Scaricare                                  download (music)

Servizio militare/leva                mandatory militare service

Strage di sabato sera                fatal accidents on Saturday night

Tossicodipendente                   drug addict

Trasgressivo                            shocking

Volontariato                             volunteer work