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    #1

    Smile Capital letters in the name of the school?

    Whan I speak about "secondary school of constructions". Do I have to use capital letters?
    Secondary School of Constructions.
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    #2

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    If that is the name of the school, use capitals.

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    #3

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    What is a Secondary School of Constructions?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    Secondary school where studetns can study three fields of study-Building construction, Technical and informatic services in civil engineering and Geodesy and Cadaster. It is a secondary technical school.

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    #5

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    I'm not sure we would use "Constructions" even though more than one subject can be studied there. I think it would be "Secondary School - Construction" or similar.

    We don't say "College of Musics" even though people can study theory, singing, all different musical instruments etc there. It's just a College of Music.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #6

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    Well, I learnt a new word today: cadaster.

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    #7

    Re: Capital letters in the name of the school?

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Well, I learnt a new word today: cadaster.
    I only knew it because of my time in France. (cadastre in French)

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