One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1handouts‘she existed on handouts as her husband couldn't work’
charity, aid, benefit, financial support, gifts of money, gifts of food, subsidies, payments, donations
British informal dole
2‘a plastic carrier containing a selection of freebies and handouts’
free sample, free gift, contribution, offering, present
informal freebie, perk, prezzie, sweetener
3‘there are a number of handouts to read before the next session’
leaflet, pamphlet, brochure, bulletin
advertising leaflet, handbill, flyer, notice, circular, mailshot
literature, printed matter
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.