In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- There are three types of joints, fibrous, cartilaginous, and synovial.
- The human larynx is composed of cartilaginous tissue that early in adulthood progressively undergoes ossification.
- Over the years, a 64-year-old man has had repeated bouts of tenderness of the cartilaginous part of both ears that typically last for one to two weeks.
- It is formed by cartilaginous, bony and connective tissue structures.
- Although most of the nasal structures are cartilaginous, the nasal bones usually are fractured in an injury.
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.