In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- For estimation of pollen production, two anthers from each flower bud were examined.
- There are usually about 20 stamens, with anthers that range from pink to burgundy in color.
- Fresh pollen was collected from anthers on plants by gently tapping the stems of plants while holding a collecting tray below the tassels.
- When taking nectar, hummingbirds contacted anthers, receiving pollen on their bill.
- They eat exposed pollen on the anthers, while other pollen grains adhere to their legs.
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.