FRENCH - Wealth and Poverty - Contemporary Social Issues

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Licencier

to fire

Hors du prix

overpriced

Le fric

cash

Bosser

to work

Mendier

to beg

le chômeur

unemployed person

se ficher de

to not give a damn about

percevoir

to earn

traité de racaille

treated as scum

défavorisé

disadvantaged

manifester

to protest

scolariser

to educate

actif

someone who contributes to society

le SDF

homeless

le clochard

tramp

le seuil

threshold

appartenir

to belong

une association caritative

charity

l'endettement

debt

une embauche

start of a job

la durée déterminée

fixed term

à temps partiel

part time

la mondialisation

globalisation

la preuve

proof

sans diplôme

without qualification

chuter

to fall

la racine

root

véritable

real

s'imposer

to be assertive

aux prises avec

struggling against

le révélateur

indicator

accorder

to grant, allow

s'efforcer d'apporter

to strive to provide

une association caritative

a charity

la marche arrière

reverse

l'issue à la dette

the solution to debt

profiter

to benefit

la campagne

campaign

la mortalité infantile

infant mortality

la pénurie d'eau

water shortage

les soins

treatment

l'enseignement

education

ne..guère

hardly

un don

a donation

le blé

wheat

moustiquaire

mosquito repellent

le paludisme

malaria

à la traîne

lagging behind

l'écart

gap

amener

to bring

un cercle vicieux

a vicious circle

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