Re: RE: Terminology: NIC on board ?

Subject: Re: RE: Terminology: NIC on board ?
From: John Cornellier <t_w -at- cornellier -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2002 11:26:35 +0100


"In" a car is probably historical. You sit "on" a wagon, but you get "in" a carriage. The word car is derived from the word carriage.

2002-12-13 20:47:04, John Posada <JPosada -at- book -dot- com> wrote:
>Which reminds me...why do I get "on" the plane instead of "in" the plane. I
>get "in" the car.
>Now that I think about it..
>In:
> car
> truck
>On:
> plane
> bus
> train
> boat




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