Photo: Flying south into Nashville, Tennessee (BNA), you see part of the extensive interstate system of America. This view is west of the Millersville portion of I-65, among the green scenery for which Tennesse is world famous. Tennessee is home to Interstates 24, 40, 65, 75, and circle 440.
From “Truck” to “Semi” and On the Road Again: The Meanings and Vehicles of the Transmission of TRUCK
Expressed in a single sentence, those conveyances we call affectionately semis, tractor-trailers, and big rigs are: Top shells that are propelled by using sets of metal wheels, swivels, springs, and horsepower, and used to convey goods to market.
Transportation Connections: Chicago’s Links for Essentials and Logistics