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1

to be in debt

To be in the red

Opposite : To be in the black, to be in credit

2

a discount you receive at a later date, usually by a check in the mail, or a bank deposit (typically 3 months)

A rebate

3

to pay a few amount of money per month

To pay by instalments (a(n) (monthly) instalment of $110), to use/go on a payment plan

4

the list of all types of notes, values in one currency

Denomination (N)

The denominations of the AUD are 100, 50, 20, 10, 5

5

a loan (money borrowed from the bank) specifically to buy a house, apartment

To get, take out a mortgage
/Morgage/

6

an initial payment to guarantee a later purchase

A deposit (N)

7

when 2 people share the same bank account

A joint account

8

your friend invites you out for a meal and insists on paying

This is my treat

9

when someone retires from work after a long period of service

To receive, get a golden handshake

10

if you receive some money unexpectedly

To get, receive, come INTO a windfall

11

a rich member of your family dies

To receive, come INTO an inheritance

12

to spend money carelessly

To spend money like water, to squander money

13

to need to control spending

To tighten one's belt

14

to have hardly enough money to live on / to get by

To live from hand to mouth

15

to save money

an unspecified future time when you might need it

To put sth ( -> it) BY

To put sth BY for a rainy day

16

the ability to look back on the past (from the present) with all information available

With the benefit of hindsight (N)

17

viser, aiming at a person with a gun

To aim AT

18

to have a goal, set in mind

To aim FOR

To aim for the top

19

to sacrifice sth

To give sth UP

20

Faire un sacrifice

To make a sacrifice

21

Faire un effort

To make an effort

To be satisfied with the efforts that we make

22

Bonnes, mauvaises intentions

Good, bad intentions

23

Arriver à la conclusion

To reach the conclusion

24

at the moment

For the time being

25

vocabulary that experts use in a specific topic

Jargon (N)

26

in some ways

In some respects

27

Up to + #, fraction

Up to + #, fraction

28

to finally accept sth

To come to terms with sth

29

clothes that old people wear

Frumpy (adj)

30

to increase elegance

To dress UP