Taxis – derivatives and semantics

Taxis - derivatives and semantics

The word “taxi” is derived from two other words – “taximeter” and “cabriolet”. The derivative is obviously “Taxicab” which is shortened to “taxi”. It is interesting to note that the term “taximeter” was first used in 1891 to refer to a device used to calculate fares and distances; In Latin, “taxa” means toll or tax. … Read more

Airport taxi services

Airport taxi services

Airports around the world have different modes of transportation available to the hundreds and thousands of people who frequent them every year. Due to globalization and ease of means of traveling from one corner of the world to another, the number of tourists and travelers has increased significantly. Also, being members of a global business … Read more