In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This univalve bonds tightly to the shell and rarely moves; over time, the crab ends up with a stack of many generations of slipper shells.
- Thus, all rostroconches and some helcionellacean univalves technically become stem group bivalves.
- But who speaks out for the univalve and the bivalve?
- Now explain how a univalve differs from a bivalve, in more ways than just the number of shells.
- In the earliest Cambrian, one lineage developed a bivalved mineralized shell (Fordilla and its relatives), the other an endogastric univalve shell (the Helcionellids).
- Vetustovermis bears a number of morphological features that are found in Kimberella, which has been interpreted to have a non-mineralized but stiff univalve shell.
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.