In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(formerly in UK)subsidio otorgado a personas de bajos ingresos
- Many of us live a frugal existence because of past provisions we made and are not entitled to supplementary benefit etc.
- Indeed, the payment of supplementary benefit to a person whose damages were exhausted would be a form of double compensation paid for by taxpayers.
- It points out that ‘prior to 1988, people on supplementary benefit received the actual amount for their water bills on top of basic weekly benefit.’
- A strengthened ‘fraud squad’ at the Leigh office of the Department of Health and Social Security is to crack down on abuses in claims for supplementary benefit in the Leigh area, it was announced today.
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.