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Flashcards in January 6th - L'embarras des riches Deck (29):
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to worry about/care for (someone)

se soucier de

2

to perceive/ to earn money/be given (money)

percevoir

3

redundancy

le licenciement

4

tense

tendu(e)

5

homeless

SDF (sans domicile fixe)

6

homeless (without shelter)

sans abris

7

unemployed

au chômage

8

to demonstrate

manifester

9

the police

les gendarmes

10

to work (slang)

bosser

11

to push away

repousser

12

the rent

le loyer

13

active (working person)

actif

14

the neighbourhood/estate

les quartiers

15

purchasing power

le pouvoir d'achat

16

wealth threshold

le seuil de richesse

17

average standard of living

le niveau de vie médian

18

poverty threshold

le seuil de pauvreté

19

average income

le revenu médian

20

European criteria

les critères européens

21

household

ménage

22

a degree

une licence

23

an unemployed person

le chômeur

24

to beg

mendier

25

not to give a damn about (slang)

se ficher de

26

to educate

scolariser

27

underprivileged

défavorisé

28

branded as scum

traité de racaille

29

precarious/unsound

précaire