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    "State University graduates 200 students a year"

    Is it correct?

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    Default Re: graduate

    /A learner/

    I think it could mean that

    Two hundred students are graduated from the State University every year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    "State University graduates 200 students a year"

    Is it correct?
    Yes it is.

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    Default Re: graduate

    No need for the the?
    The State University..

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    Default Re: graduate

    It generally depends on the school, at least here in the US. Most people would say "Oklahoma State University" but Ohio insists on "THE Ohio State University."

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    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    It generally depends on the school, at least here in the US. Most people would say "Oklahoma State University" but Ohio insists on "THE Ohio State University."
    So basically if there is no official preference you might well leave "the" out?

    "Kyiv Medical State University"

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    Quote Originally Posted by e2e4 View Post
    No need for the the?
    The State University..
    No need in a headline - which I suspect this is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    So basically if there is no official preference you might well leave "the" out?

    "Kyiv Medical State University"
    Yes.

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