The price of daily goods

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angliholic

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The price of daily necessities is rising.
The cost of living standard is rising.
The price of daily goods is rising.


Hi,

Do all of the above sound right and mean about the same to you? Thanks.
 

albertino

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The price of daily necessities is rising.
The cost of living standard is rising.
The price of daily goods is rising.


Hi,

Do all of the above sound right and mean about the same to you? Thanks.

Sound right but a bit not the same.;-)

Cost
Cost of living:
The amount of money you need in order to pay for basic necessities such as food, clothes, shelter, heating and transportation.

price:
The amount of money needed to purchase something like rice, petrol etc.
e.g. Prices keep soaring.

(Not a teacher)


 
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