In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the haves — los ricos
- the haves and the have-nots — los ricos y los pobres / los desposeídos
- It can lead to bitter divisions and increase the psychological and social distance between the haves and the have nots.
- They believe that the state's rulers serve the interests of the powerful against the weak and the haves against the have-nots.
- Unlike Britain and other advanced countries, Indonesia is troubled by a wide gap between the haves and the poor, so school uniforms are necessary to avoid social envy in schools.
- Like every other American city, Cincinnati in the 1990s has undergone a deepening class division between the haves and the have-nots.
- The floods affected Jakarta residents indiscriminately, both the haves and the have nots.
- In Poland, ghettoization increases between the winners of the market economy and the unemployed, between the haves and the have-nots.
- Though clearly a struggle of the have-nots versus the haves, characterizing these events as class conflict would not be entirely accurate, nor was that the basis on which authorities responded.
- It is hardly surprising that strictly economic ideas often, but not always, favor the interests of the haves over the have-nots.
- And the haves are the ones who give money and frequently have things they'd like to get done, and they do get done frequently.
- When the haves remake a culture, the people who pay the price are the have-nots.
- John Edwards talked about two Americas divided by class, the haves and the have-nots.
- As for the source of terrorism, there can be no doubt that it comes from the enormous gap between the haves and the have nots.
- But what came out of those years was an ever-wider gap between the incomes and experiences of the haves and the have-nots.
- The obstacles to the large-scale reform of the United Nations may reside above all in the split between the rich North and the poor South, the haves and the have-nots.
- It also encourages the haves to donate 2.5 percent of their income to the poor.
- The gap between the haves and have nots - both between the United States and the developing world, and between the rich and the poor within the developing countries - was growing.
- The gap between the haves and have-nots has widened to almost Third World dimensions over the past 30 years.
- It seems to me that mass consumerism creates the haves and have nots and in order to be ‘a have’ one must very consciously make a choice.
- We need an international effort that recognises the growing inequities between the haves and the have-nots of this world and then seeks to redress these imbalances.
- Society is in chaos, tainted with conflict and splits between the haves and have-nots, conservatives and progressives, and management and labor.
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