The Apartment (1960)

There are many people who might suppose that condos are the same as apartments. In Japanese English loanwords , the time period apartment is used for decrease-income housing and mansion is used for prime-end apartments; however each phrases check with what English-speakers regard as an apartment (or condominium) and never the level of luxury of a mansion in English parlance.

These housing estates, generally known as “schemes”, got here subsequently to be extensively regarded as unsuccessful; many, similar to Castlemilk , have been simply dormitories nicely away from the centre of town with no amenities, akin to shops and public houses (“deserts with windows”, as Billy Connolly as soon as put it).

Sure, typically the appliances are owned by the person that lives in the apartment, which isn’t a bad factor, as a result of all of us have out preferences for appliances and get to keep what we like … Read More