Asked in English to Italian
What is 'sailboat' in Italian?
"Barca a vela" is an Italian equivalent of "sailboat." The feminine noun "barca" means "boat." Its singular definite article is "la" ("the"), and its singular indefinite article "una" ("a, one"). The preposition "a" means "to, in, at." The feminine noun "vela" means "sail." The pronunciation is "BAHR-kah-VEH-lah." ...
Asked in Powerboats, Boats and Watercraft
When a powerboat is about to cross paths with a sailboat under sail what should the powerboat do?
The powerboat should pass to the stern of the sailboat to avoid its wash causing a problem for the sailboat To avoid a collision, the powerboat should avoid crossing ahead of the sailboat. ...
Asked in New York City, Guinness World Records, Veins, Biggest, Strongest, Fastest and Other Extremes, Windmills
What is the largest sailboat?
Perini Navi is a shipyard, not a sailboat. The largest (LOA) sailboat currently is Eos, owned by Barry Diller. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eos_(yacht) ...