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Age SpecificPlay
The word 'schoolboy' refers to boys of a certain age, typically under 18. SlideAfter turning 18, he was no longer a schoolboy.
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Currently EnrolledPlay
'Schoolboy' implies that the boy is currently attending school. SlideThe schoolboy lost his textbooks on the way home.
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Not for AdultsPlay
Avoid using 'schoolboy' when referring to adult learners or education environments. SlideMy uncle is taking a class, but he's not a schoolboy.