- 1.1pl ofpenny 1 1 1.2 (penny) (British English/inglés británico) [criticized usage/uso criticado], penique (masculine)More example sentences
- He held out his hand and showed me a fifty pence and ten pence coin and said ‘All I want is a cup of tea.’
- Even more shocking than their aggrandizement of linguistic power is their evident ignorance of how English, the language of pounds and pennies, dollars and cents, works.
- He had pencilled a price of four pounds and fifty pence onto the first page.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.