Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Uni"

The meaning of "Uni" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "are you at uni atm?" mean?
A: uni = university
atm = at the moment

It can be a way of asking if you are a university student.
'Are you attending university at the moment?'

Or asking if you are on the university campus right now.
'Are you at the university right now?'

Synonyms of "Uni" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between even if I graduated from a uni, I won’t get a job and if I even graduated from a uni, I won’t get a job ?
Q: What is the difference between "uni" and "college" ?
A: Americans mostly refer to university as "college".
Non-American English speakers tend to refer to it as "uni", mostly people from the UK, although some Americans are starting to use it, mostly cause they hear their foreign friends say it.

Translations of "Uni"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? 대학생 시절로 돌아가고싶어


Is it " I wish I go back to when I was in uni student" ?
A: @carramelatte@Kiwi_Fizz@ms_joyce Thank you guys! Helped me a lot
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 1. I was supposed to be graduated from uni last year but then, I took two years off, so I'm currently a fourth year.

2. I would have graduated already but I took two years off , so now I'm a fourth year.
A: They both have same meaning but the 1st one is usually written when you are making a report or emailing someone i.e; it is a bit formal. 2nd one is used while talking with friends or family i.e; it is a bit casual.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? uni ke first semester ke fee kitnii h ??
A: how much fees of uni first semester
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? uni
A: college or university.
You can use "uni" in UK English.

Other questions about "Uni"

Q: When I was a uni student, I traveled around the world. My professor who had been over 100 countries helped me make a plan while laying out a world map on his desk before I left for the trip. does this sound natural?
A: × When I was a uni student, I traveled around the world.
✓ When I was a university student, I traveled around the world.

× My professor who had been over 100 countries helped me make a plan while laying out a world map on his desk before I left for the trip.
✓ My professor, who had been to over 100 countries, laid out a world map on his desk and helped me make a plan before I left for the trip.

Q: I want to go back to when I just got into uni and meet her earlier. does this sound natural?
A: I want to go back to when I first entered college so I can (try to) meet her earlier
Americans don’t really say “uni”, we just call all colleges and universities “college” haha
Q: I wish the uni prohibited the consumption of alcohol in it does this sound natural?
A: I wish that this university would prohibit the consumption of alcohol on campus.
Q: Could you please tell me whether it is common for uni students in your country to work part time, and what's the best and easiest way to find a casual position? I have some work experience in China and Australia, do you think it helps in this case? Also, could you also give me some detail about the local pay rate, such as what the minimum hour pay is? does this sound natural?
A: If you change the abbreviated word "uni" to university, and you add an s to the end of the word "detail" then it will be completely correct. 😊😊
Q: You know, in uni, there are really sorts of groups, like omega, the name is fraternity, or it's just in movies ?
A: It's not just in the movies. Most universities in the United states have fraternities for male students, as well as sororities for female students. The sororities/fraternities tend to have different names, which are taken from Greek letter, such as Alpha, Omega, and Kappa.

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