RENTING AN APARTMENT 1 (page 1)

Vocabulary

If you are looking for an apartment or a share house you can find information in several places including, newspapers, online and at a Real Estate Agent. When you read the information you'll find a lot of new language.

These are some of the words and abbreviations you will see. What do they mean? Choose the answer you think is correct and then check your answer.

1. The apartment is a short stroll to shops.
a short stroll to =

2. The apartment is just a stones throw from schools.
a stones throw from =

3. It has a sunny balcony.
balcony =

4. BIR in main bedroom.
BIR =

 

5. It boasts a study and 2 bedrooms.
boasts =

6. Close to CBD.
CBD =

7. It is close to amenities.
close to amenities =

8. There's a sunny courtyard.
courtyard =


9. There's a DLUG.
DLUG =

10. Short lease.
lease =

11. There's a LUG.
LUG =

12. It is right on the fringe of the city.
on the fringe =



13. The bathroom has been renovated.
renovated =

14. sm dining room
sm =

15. It's a trendy area.
trendy =

16. The master bedroom has a separate balcony..
master =

17. Ensuite to the master.
ensuite =