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Moving to and living in a different country

non-dom

noun

a person who lives in the UK but is not legally domiciled (= having the UK as their permanent home) there. Non-doms pay income tax on what they earn in the UK, but not on money they earn from other countries..

immigration

noun

the process in which people enter a country in order to live there permanently

asylum

noun

the right to stay in a country, given by a government to protect someone who has escaped from war or political trouble in their own country

exile

noun

someone who has been forced to live in a foreign country because they cannot live in their own country, usually for political reasons

residence

noun

the legal right to live in a country that is not your own

refugee

noun

someone who leaves their country, especially during a war or other threatening event

immigrant

noun

someone who comes to live in a country from another country

expatriate

noun

someone who lives in a country that is not their own country

migrant

adjective

a migrant person or animal is one that travels to a different place or country in order to stay there

emigrant

noun

someone who leaves their country in order to live in another country. They are known in their new country as an immigrant.

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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