Did You Graduate Or Have You Graduated?

Is graduated high school correct?

The Old Way: “Was Graduated From” In the early 1900s, conventional wisdom said that a school did the act of graduating students.

Therefore, the proper way to use “graduated” was to say that Johnny was graduated from high school.

The current standard usage is to say someone graduated FROM high school..

Which is correct graduated from or graduated at?

So listen closely: If you go around saying you graduated college, you sound illiterate. The correct way to say it is that you graduated FROM college. Here’s why: “To graduate” is a verb, and it can be both transitive and intransitive.

Did you graduate meaning?

To graduate means to successfully complete your schooling, to become “a graduate.” When you graduate from high school, you become a high school graduate and congratulations are in order. A graduate is someone who has received a degree from a school.

How do you use graduated in a sentence?

(1) The university graduated 500 students last year. (2) She graduated from an American college. (3) The young man graduated from a prestigious university. (4) He graduated from Taipei University.

Is graduated from?

“I graduated from college” is the most accepted use of graduate in this context. You can also say “I graduated college” or “I was graduated from college.” Both are frequently used, but to some people they are considered incorrect.

What is the difference between graduate and graduated?

However, the word to use would be “graduated”, because (as you appear to have correctly surmised) a “graduate student” is a person in graduate school (so, a master’s or doctoral student). … If you are a “graduated” student, you are a graduate, and so would use the present tense.

Have graduated or have been graduated?

If something is graduated, it means it has marks on it to tell you how much it contains. If you have a degree, you can say “I am a graduate” or “I have graduated”. She graduated in 1990.

Is graduated from correct?

In this context, it should always take the preposition from. Graduated from. You don’t graduate college. College graduates you.

How do you say I’m graduated?

If it is simply telling someone about yourself, it would sound more natural to say ‘I’m a graduate’. If you were talking about the ceremony, or about the event in the past, you could say ‘I graduated in 2016’ for instance. I’m graduate –> WRONG! It should be “I’m graduating” (Continuous tense)…