Chris Choi

Economy and English

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Debt

  • Debt collector
  • Debt relief 채무 탕감

 

Economy

  • Flagging economy 쇠약해 가는 경제
  • Minimum wage

 

“Yeah, call it whatever you want, I get minimum wage.”

– Big Bang Theory, Season 1, Episode 2

 

  • Paralyze economy

 

Equality

  • Gender wage gap
  • Income equality / Income inequality

 

Finance

  • Financially crushed

 

Global economy

  • Strong global economy

 

Labor

  • Menial labor 하찮은 노동

 

Market

  • Bear market
  • Bull market

 

Money

‘Burn cash’는 ‘자금을 마구 쓰다’라는 의미이다.

 

Democrats burn cash to counter attacks.

“Big G.O.P donors stir senate runs”, Nicholas Confessore, The New York Times, April 12th, 2014

 

Finance에서 ‘Cash Burn’은 일정 수준의 Cash flow를 달성하기 전까지 투여한 자금의 규모를 의미한다.

‘대박 나다’는 ‘Make a killing on’이다. ‘쪽박 차다’, ‘무일푼이 되다’는 ‘Lose one’s shirt on’입니다.

 

Oil

  • Oil wealth

 

Real estate

  • Landlord
  • Tenant
    • Evict tenants from 세입자들을 쫓아내다

 

Recession

  • Signal of recessions
  • Stimulus package

 

Stock

  • Lock-up period 보호 예수 기간

 

Trade

  • Deficit
  • Tariff
    • Impose tariffs on
    • Resolve the tariff war
  • Trade war
    • Ignite / Reignite a trade war

 

Wealth

  • Great wealth

 

Vocabulary

  • Budget
    • Plan a budget
  • Money-laundering
  • Price gouging
  • Price spike
  • Property confiscation 재산 몰수
  • Tax
    • Tax figures

Written by Chris Choi

August 30, 2019 at 12:02 pm

Posted in English

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