finished my high school 2years ago.

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[FONT=&#48148]Do you work or are you a student?[/FONT][FONT=&#48148]
[/FONT][FONT=&#48148] → I am student. l finished my high school 2 years ago.
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Do you usually say " I finished my high school" or "I graduated from high school"?[/FONT]
 

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I finished high school or I graduated from high school.
 

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Yes. In AmE, if you say you "left school", it would mean you quit or dropped out of school.

By the way, it's "I am a student", not "I am student". However, if you have graduated and are not currently enrolled in a school, then you are not a student. So unless there is further context clarifying the situation, it makes no sense to say "I am a student. I graduated from high school two years ago."
 

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Brits would understand 'student' to mean university student.
 

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If I heard "I am a student. I graduated from high school two years ago," I would think "Oh, you must be a college student."
 

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Brits would understand 'student' to mean university student.

This BrE speaker wouldn't. I was a student from the age of 5 to the age of 18. "Student" refers to anyone attending school, college or university, or studying privately.
 

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Not many of us speakers of BrE refer to ourselves as 'Brits'.

Don't we? :)

Admittedly, when referring to my nationality, I would say "I'm British" but I regularly refer to large groups of people from the UK as "Brits".

There are far too many Brits living in the south of Spain.
I'm embarrassed when I see the antics of Brits abroad.

 
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