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Thursday, May 03, 2012
Eyeglass Part Trivia
A funny thing happened today in class. While I was teaching a student exclaimed, "Oh no, I've broken my... my... Hey, Mr. Maas, what's this part on eyeglasses called?" He was pointing to the long part that goes above the ears and comes off the frame around the lens.
So I looked it up. It's called a "temple." Makes sense I suppose. And now you know too.