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Vocabulary Explanations

  • Sophomore – A student in his or her second year of senior high school (10th grade) – or second year of college.
  • Freshman – first year student (9th grade)
  • Sophomore – second year (10th grade)
  • Junior – third year (11th grade)
  • Senior – fourth year / final year (12th grade)
  • Assembly – Samling
  • Goose bumps – Gåsehud
  • Homeroom (also: home room) - Klassens klasserom. A classroom in which a particular class meets their homeroom teacher to take attendance and take care of administrative tasks.
  • Locker – Skap / skåp
  • Teachers’ lounge – Lærerværelset / lærarrom
  • Briefcase – Stresskoffert / dokumentmappe
  • Jock – Atlet (Jock – short for “jockstrap” (susp), or jockey)
  • Redneck – Bondetamp (harry)
  • Carolinas – Arbeidsstøvel med ståltå. Work shoes with steel toes, popular among rednecks.
  • Nerd – Nerd
  • Pocket protector – Plastic pocket worn in a shirt pocket to protect the shirt from ink stains.
  • Class roster – Klasseliste
  • Chalk - Kritt

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