graduate vs graduate from : Common Errors in English

About graduate vs graduate from

In certain dialects (notably that of New York City) it is common to say“he is going to graduate school in June” rather than the more standard“graduate from.” When writing for a national or international audience,use the “from.”

graduate Meaning(s)

  • (n) a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)
  • (n) a measuring instrument for measuring fluid volume; a glass container (cup or cylinder or flask) whose sides are marked with or divided into amounts
  • (v) receive an academic degree upon completion of one's studies
  • (v) confer an academic degree upon
  • (v) make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring
  • (s) of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree

graduate in News

  1. Plans for graduate housing progress

    Graduate students, get ready. The University’s plan to provide a housing complex just for graduate students is moving right along. read more
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Michigan Daily

  2. Plans for graduate housing progress

    Graduate students, get ready. The University’s plan to provide a housing complex just for graduate students is moving right along. read more
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Michigan Daily

  3. Marcus McInerney, graduate of Green Valley High School, Yucaipa, completes basic training

    Army Pvt. Marcus P. McInerney Jr., a 2012 graduate of Green Valley High School in Yucaipa, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Redlands Daily Facts

graduate from in News

  1. Updated Winnebago County Crime Gallery

    Check out our updated weekly photo gallery of suspects charged with felonies in Winnebago County Circuit Court. Check out these videos, photos from ONW Media: Operation Oshkosh: Jet Functional Fitness Oshkosh Premier Waterfront Hotel Oshkosh West High School Prom FVTC graduates follow their dreams More than 1,200 graduate from UWO Destination Downtown draws crowd to hotel, Main Street Traeger's ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Oshkosh Northwestern

  2. Record number of Utah inmates graduate high school

    Record number of Utah inmates graduate high school by Brooke Adams The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 12, 2013 09:09PM MDT A record-high number of state inmates — 360 men and women — received high school diplomas Wednesday in a graduation ceremony at the Utah State Prison in Draper. Another 140 inmates at the Central Utah Correctional Facility in Gunnison will graduate from high school programs ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. Record number of Utah inmates graduate high school

    Record number of Utah inmates graduate high school by Brooke Adams The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 12, 2013 09:09PM MDT A record-high number of state inmates — 360 men and women — received high school diplomas Wednesday in a graduation ceremony at the Utah State Prison in Draper. Another 140 inmates at the Central Utah Correctional Facility in Gunnison will graduate from high school programs ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

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