Words & Phrases
staying or living in a place that you don't own -- a house, apartment, etc.
I'm renting a 2-bedroom apartment right now. It works out well ‘cause it’s close to my job.
the amount of money someone pays for where they live if they do not own it
My two roommates and I all split the rent.
a person who pays rent for a place to live
Someday I hope to be an owner and not a renter.
a time during the spring season when many people thoroughly clean their homes
I always feel really good after we finish our spring cleaning.
soft paper intended to be used to blow your nose or used in other ways, too
I used up all my tissues because I had a bad cold.
the paper used in bathrooms and restrooms to wipe your private parts
We’re almost out of toilet paper, so be sure to put it on the shopping list.
a partly enclosed, outside area of a house that usually has a roof
I love eating breakfast on the veranda.
a small cloth used primarily to wash your face
I like to wash my face with a washcloth.
a small cloth used to wash dishes and to clean things in the kitchen area
This washrag is dirty. I need a clean one to wash the dishes.