In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(for accommodations, office)alquiler masculinearrendamiento masculinearriendo masculinerenta feminine Latin Americahow much is their rent? — ¿cuánto pagan de alquiler (/ de arrendamiento etc. )?
- it pays the rent — me da de comer
- rent collector — cobradora de alquileres
- (in UK) rent tribunal — tribunal que entiende de causas entre propietarios e inquilinos
- No matter how much legal protection you have in place, though, you still must have conscientious tenants paying reasonable rents to come out ahead as a landlord.
- This will give rise to increased tenant demand and rising rents in office, retail and residential properties.
- Currently the average monthly rent for two-bedroom apartments in prime Dublin locations is €1,400 per month.
- Your brother allowed your mother to reside there and most likely did not charge her rent.
- They asked for two years' rent in advance.
- All four facilities are paying relatively low annual rents to the council.
- The oversupply of rental property has resulted in landlords cutting rents to attract tenants.
- There are lots of random tourist shops - and empty ones because owners can't afford the high rents.
- Breach of the tenant's obligation to pay rent gives the landlord certain rights, including the right of forfeiture.
- As a council tenant she pays no rent or council tax and she gets all the extra benefits there are.
- How can landlords be allowed to harass tenants who pay their rent, just because they have other plans for the property?
- A tenant paying rent to a non-resident landlord must deduct standard rate income tax from the rent paid to the landlord and pay the tax he has deducted to the Revenue.
- In 1997, a change in the law meant it became easier for landlords to evict tenants who weren't paying their rent.
- Residents had traditionally signed long leases and paid an annual rent to the landowner.
- You should definitely talk to your landlord about reducing your rent.
- Rather than charge monthly rent, most landlords used to require tenants to put up huge cash deposits, often hundreds of thousands of dollars.
- Smith said the rise in interest rates is likely to increase the popularity of residential investment properties which offer guaranteed rents to landlords.
- Prime retail rents have soared over the past decade, but margins have not kept pace.
- If David pays rent and his income and savings are sufficiently low he may get housing benefit; if he pays council tax he may get council tax benefit.
- Can I sell the appliances to cover the unpaid rent?
2US(for boat, suit)alquiler masculinearriendo masculine Andesrenta feminine Mexicofor rent — se alquila
- cars for rent — se arriendan coches
- From Nevada, tourist buses and cars can be hired on rent.
1(pay for)(land/office/house) alquilar(office/house/land) arrendar(land/office/house) rentar Mexico(vehicle/television) alquilar(vehicle/television) arrendar Andes(vehicle/television) rentar Mexico(boat/suit) alquilar US(boat/suit) arrendar Andes US(suit/boat) rentar Mexico USarrendarle algo a algnrentarle algo a algn Mexicoto rent sth from sb — alquilarle algo a algn
2rented past p(rooms/property/accommodations) alquilado(rooms/accommodations/property) arrendado(rooms/accommodations/property) rentado Mexico
3→ rent out
1(use in exchange for payment)alquilararrendarrentar Mexico
2US(cost to rent)this house rents for $1200 a week — el alquiler / el arriendo de esta casa es de 1200 dólares a la semana
1(tear, rip)rasgadura feminine literaryrasgón masculine
- The least rent or puncture might, if not immediately checked and repaired, split the whole garment asunder and expose its wearer in all his human vulnerability.
- They trailed in limp defeat, their once proud banners torn from the bosom of the sky, and bedecked with many minute rents and holes within their pale canvass.
- He walked the edge of a yawning hole tearing a rent across the earth.
- Thus did ceremonies and their successful conduct knit up the repeated homicidal rents in the social fabric.
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