“Where does the term ‘in the chair’ come from?” Important Questions and Answers for Class 9, Class 10, Class 11 and Class 12

Where does the term ‘in the chair’ come from?

A very long time back only the very wealthy people could afford a proper chair to sit on. The common people used benches, stools or the floor. At meetings and conferences today, the person incharge of order-keeping is said to be In the chair’ or ‘chairing’ the meeting/conference.

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