When false friends become real…

I just noticed that the programme of the DPG Spring Meeting, which is written in English, explicitly explains that a projector is also a “beamer”.

dpgprogrammeFor an explanation of why this is remarkable, see this previous post.

 

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One thought on “When false friends become real…

  1. beamer vs. projector – painfulenglish

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