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Why should the "standard" in these two sentences be plural? In what sense?

- In the shanty towns there are very poor living【standards】.
- Abroad, especially after 1840, the living【standards】and buying power of many Europeans improved substantially.

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Why should the "standard" in these two sentences be plural? In what sense?

- In the shanty towns there are very poor living【standards】.
- Abroad, especially after 1840, the living【standards】and buying power of many Europeans improved substantially.

Thank you!✨✨
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