Peter Wallach
Peter Wallach answered

Interior Decoration: Antique Lighting



Light is a crucial attribute of interior decoration. Plainly, we require light to be able to see, however, there is far more to illumination compared to just the enhancement of a lighting fixture. As an example, in a house atmosphere, exceedingly intense light is a large no-no. Feel is … Read more

Gargi Singh
Gargi Singh answered

Insurance is a legal arrangement by which the government or a company promises to provide a guarantee of financial compensation on death, illness, for specified loss, or damage in return for a payment of a specified premium. It is a protection against a possible eventuality or in simpler terms, a risk-transfer mechanism that ensures complete … Read more

Daniel Miller
Daniel Miller answered

Archery is the sport, practice or skill of using a bow to propel arrows. It is one of the oldest sports still practiced, is closely linked to the development of civilisation. Archery is challenging because we compete against ourselves. 

Anytime we compete against ourselves, we're engaging in a martial art.  Archery is a martial art. … Read more

Tom  Jackson
Tom Jackson answered Anonymous' question

Technically speaking, the term Computer doesn't have a full form. Nevertheless there is a hypothetical Full Form of COMPUTER, which is said to be Common Operating Machine Particularly Used for Trade, Education, and Research. Computer is essentially derived from the word 'compute', which basically means 'calculate'.

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Levi Fitzsimmons
Levi Fitzsimmons answered Anonymous' question

Um, no.

Computer is the agentive form of the word "compute", which has existed since the 17th century, chosen because the earliest computers were designed to calculate numerical problems.

This is an example of what you'd call a "backronym". An acronym made up after-the-fact as a false etymology of a word.

Cameron Robertson
Cameron Robertson answered Anonymous' question

Terraced houses are housing units that are terraced together. They are normally very similar to their neighbours and it can look as if they are tiled in a row. You'll know that you're looking at terrace houses when you see a whole row of identical looking homes on one street.

Cameron Robertson
Cameron Robertson answered Anonymous' question

Semi-detached homes are essentially homes that are connected to another home unit only on one side. There are some pretty interesting architectural solutions for semi-detached houses, including splitting a typical house building right down the half to yield 2 separate homes.