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10:30 Jan 27, 2004
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German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Wirtschaftsschule
A school that teaches and prepares people for business, called in Germany: "Wirtschaftsschule".
xxxBastian


Summary of answers provided
3 +8school of economics / business school
Jonathan MacKerron
3 +1commercial school / college
Lydia Molea
3high school with emphasis on business
astauber


Discussion entries: 1





  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
commercial school / college


Explanation:
or even business school, depends on the context I suppose

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http://www.ws-coburg.de/frhaup4.htm


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Lydia Molea
Germany
Local time: 23:33
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 431

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mag. Sabine Senn
1 hr

disagree  astauber: sounds too much like college
3 hrs

agree  Kim Metzger: It leads to a mittlere Reife, I believe. So I'd leave out college. Commercial school sounds much better than school of economics.
3 hrs
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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +8
school of economics / business school


Explanation:
offered by Dietl/Lorenz / Collins respectively for "Wirschaftshochchule"

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 5577

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  cologne
25 mins

agree  Gordon Darroch
44 mins

agree  matias: Ja!
1 hr

agree  John Speese: I'd go with business school.
1 hr

agree  Tatjana Dujmic
2 hrs

agree  Kathi Stock: business school would be my choice too
2 hrs

disagree  astauber: sounds too much like college
3 hrs
  -> but you're the only one calling it college!

agree  redfox: business school
8 hrs

agree  xxxBrandis
3 days 19 hrs

agree  Olaf
12 days
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
high school with emphasis on business


Explanation:
may even be middle school only

astauber
United States
Local time: 16:33
PRO pts in pair: 16
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