micro-condo noun a very small apartment
While the tiny house movement has been well documented, a bigger idea for smaller living space is on the rise: that of the micro-condo or tiny apartment.
[www.bbc.com 21 April 2015]
last-time buyer noun a middle-aged person looking to downsize to a more modestly sized property
The ‘last-time buyers’ stuck with 7.7 million spare rooms: Huge shortage of retirement housing and bungalows leaves over-55s in unsuitable properties
[www.dailymail.co.uk 02 June 2015]>
nail house noun a house that the owners refused to sell to a developer and that still stands when the area around it is developed
One ‘nail house’ in Wenling, Zhejiang province, had a main road built around it when the owner refused to move
[www.dailymail.co.uk 08 June 2015]
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this link is very interesting to learn new words. thanks
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Differently studyings…I would like to wish this courses again.
Unfortunately.English words have destroyed in ways of known today.