collage vs college : Common Errors in English

About collage vs college

You can paste together bits of paper to make a collage, but the institution of higher education is a college.

collage Meaning(s)

  • (n) a paste-up made by sticking together pieces of paper or photographs to form an artistic image
  • (n) any collection of diverse things

college Meaning(s)

  • (n) the body of faculty and students of a college
  • (n) an institution of higher education created to educate and grant degrees; often a part of a university
  • (n) a complex of buildings in which an institution of higher education is housed

collage in News

  1. 3 creative projects for passing downmemories

    Above, a hero collage poster is shown. Baby boomers are using tools like Ancestry.com to gather pieces of their family history and create original works of art from the data they find. Below, a custom cover of an 'In Memory of' album is shown.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Eastern Shore News

  2. Comments

    Billing themselves as the "Jesters of Rock,” Collage Menage has gone through around two dozen members since forming in 1988, with identical twins Hans and Fritz Jensen as the sole constant core.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: San Diego Reader

  3. Kim Kardashian sends Kanye West birthday collage while he parties with Jay-Z and Nas in New York

    Kanye West spends his birthday bro-ing out with Jay-Z and Nas in New York City, while Kim Kardashian sits home in LA making Kanye a love collage.
    on June 10, 2013 Source: Zap2It

college in News

  1. College World Series 2013: Bold Predictions for Epic Tournament

    The 2013 College World Series will be one for the ages. In a tournament that's filled with future MLB talent, eight teams will attempt to accomplish college baseball glory by running through the competition in Omaha, Neb.  Like any event, there's the opportunity for upsets and disappointment, and there's a high likelihood that a few teams exit the tournament before they had originally planned ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Bleacher Report

  2. College Grads Facing Tough Job Market

    College students graduating and entering the job market said it’s tough to find work right now. Katie Roehl graduated in May from the University of Minnesota with a degree in communications. “I’m really open to anything right now,” Roehl said.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: CBS Minnesota

  3. College World Series game times and matchups set

    College World Series game times and matchups set
    on June 13, 2013 Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

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