In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(figure) de dos cifras(inflation) de dos cifras(inflation) de más del 10%
- While not a double-digit increase like those of the past five years, it is still higher than the estimated inflation rate.
- The general view was the high double-digit growth achieved by the group over much of the past 20 years was about to end.
- He expects earnings to grow by double-digit figures in the first half of the current financial year.
- For several years in a row, the retail costs of heating oil and natural gas have seen double-digit percentage increases.
- We've just announced our seventh half year of double-digit earnings growth and we're going to see much more of that coming in future.
- Generous employers will pay a double-digit percentage of your salary towards your pension.
- Earnings for this year are likely to be healthy, as house price growth has again reached double-digit figures.
- Low interest rates and double-digit house price inflation have led to a big increase in equity withdrawal in the past couple of years.
- Rentals cost nearly five dollars and first run films are edging ever closer to double-digit prices.
- Two years after this, in 1990, we had double-digit general inflation.
- During 2001, a sharp correction arrived after several years of double-digit growth.
- When you tack on inflation, it will be spectacular double-digit growth.
- After four years of double-digit growth, house-price inflation is expected to slow this year.
- Firms with questionable numbers see their stock prices fall by double-digit percentages.
- Five years ago, most eastern European nations were battling double-digit inflation.
- A double-digit increase in the economy was possible and unemployment would be gradually reduced, he said.
- Home-owners face soaring bills this autumn amid predictions of a fresh round of double-digit energy price increases.
- Just counting the pairs of shoes in the hall cupboard rapidly amounts to double-digit figures.
- In the seventies we were racked with economic problems like huge inflation and double-digit unemployment.
- It means their double-digit profit margins aren't high enough to satisfy Wall Street.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.