In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1relatividad femeninothe theory of relativity — la teoría de la relatividad
- General relativity explains the behaviour of gravity and its effect on both matter and energy.
- Penrose introduced the scope of modern physics and followed with a description of possible models of the universe based on criteria from the theory of relativity, including the effect of singularities.
- In 1922, the Russian physicist Alexander Friedmann predicted from general relativity that the universe should be expanding.
- According to general relativity, gravitational differences affect time by dilating it.
- Because there are things in the universe that exist or did exist that are very heavy, thus general relativity applies, but these things are also very compact and small, so quantum mechanics applies.
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.