In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(assistance)asistencia social feminine(program) de asistencia socialwelfare organization — organización de asistencia social feminine
- A decade ago, some Chumash still relied on welfare and donated clothing.
- We know that real jobs are a better guarantee of prosperity for the unemployed than welfare.
- Welfare benefits are being reduced and new provisions introduced to restrict access to welfare.
- First, cuts in welfare and other social programs have reduced government health insurance.
- What got me back was that I was on food stamps and welfare and I had a family to support.
- The workers are demanding an expansion and prompt payment of welfare benefits to the unemployed.
- The Government wants to keep putting up taxes in order to support its welfare expenditure.
- America, rightly or wrongly, spends a great deal on welfare.
- Dependency on welfare was growing and approaching the peak it would reach in 1995.
- We must look behind these numbers to see if how families fare after leaving welfare.
- The implications for long-term funding of welfare and pensions is profound.
1.2US (payment)prestaciones socialesto be on welfare — recibir prestaciones de la seguridad social
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