Monday, October 4, 2010

Interesting Points.... part-3

Posted by Sharath Chandra
  1. India exports software to 90 countries.
  2. Switching letters is called spoonerism. For example, saying jag of Flapan, instead of flag of Japan.
  3. The sound you hear when you crack your knuckles is actually the sound of nitrogen gas bubbles bursting.
  4. Gifts are discouraged or limited by many US companies. If you wish to give a gift, it should be modest and should never be seen as a bribe. You can send a gracious written note.
  5. When in UK do not lean on table or do not rest your elbows on the table while dining.
  6. The dot over the letter "i" is called a “tittle”.
  7. If one places a tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion, it will instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
  8. It is possible to see a rainbow as a complete circle from an aeroplane.
  9. Ice does not melt when kept in liquid ammonia.
  10. Perfumed talcum powder is made from mineral called Talc. It is the softest possible mineral known to man.