In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The crosshead can be removed to conduct push-pull open-frame tests.
- Fixed frequency, push-pull power stages tend to suffer lower noise while remaining easier to monitor during testing.
- Designed for medical applications, a rugged push-pull connector offered by ODU-USA Inc. can withstand more than 1000 mating cycles.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.