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    "I left university" meaning

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    Depending on context can "I left university" mean "I graduated" or does it usually mean "I dropped out"?

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    Here it is mentioned also. It is from "English Collocations in Use" by Michael McCarthy.
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    Re: "I left university" meaning

    I would say that "I graduated" is the more common meaning.
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    Re: "I left university" meaning

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    I would say that "I graduated" is the more common meaning.
    So it has two meanings. "I graduated" and "I dropped out." Am I right?

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    Re: "I left university" meaning

    It doesn't really 'mean' those things. It simply means that you ceased attending university. You could have left because you graduated, dropped out, or were expelled.
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