10 Things You have always wondered what to call
There are such a few things in this world which commonly get overlooked by us. What’s more funny is if at all you try to find the answers to few of such things , your question will be: why, what, where, when, how and we are constantly left wondering about it.
Here are couple of such things you may have always wondered what to call :
Ever wondered why some binders have holes which cut into the cover ? those holes are called Space-saver slots.
Ever thought why shirt have loops on the backside and actually what purpose of it? Those Loops are called “Locker loops” and its used to hang the shirt over the wall.
The metal cover between pencil and eraser is called Ferrule.
The plastic part at the end of your shoelaces are called Aglets.
Yes.Maybe you are aware of it. It’s a spoon.But, do you know the ending portion of the spoon is called Bowl?
The small adjustable knob on your wrist watch is called crown.
The Zipping part of zipper is called chain, but the pieces of metal which hold it together are called teeth.
The little pads which helps the glasses to stick on your nose are called Nose pads.
The loops at the back of your running shoes are called pull loops. They help in pulling your shoes on.
Those stringy bits on a banana also have a name so don’t be surprised. Those are called phloem bundles.
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