In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(progress/sunshine/bursts) intermitente(progress/bursts/sunshine) irregular(sleep) irregular
- I woke up on Tuesday morning after a few hours fitful sleep and went back to the hospital.
- She mumbled something and shut her eyes, falling into a fitful sleep.
- I snatched six hours of restless, fitful sleep before having to get back into the office.
- Don wrapped his protective arms around her and didn't leave her until he had rocked her to a fitful sleep two hours later.
- Last night was particularly disturbing because I had fitful dreams on the edge of consciousness.
- Sleep was very fitful last night, as every time I moved I was woken by the pain.
- His sleep was fitful and intermittent, and he soon rose from bed to go and see his son.
- Shortly after we finished, we turned in for what proved to be a long night of fitful sleep.
- I spent most of the night trying not to be sick and catching a few fitful hours of sleep, but I was much better by the next day.
- Her sleep is fitful and she often stays in bed until midday, too weak to move or because the pain is too severe.
- He fell into a fitful, worried sleep, and woke up about three hours later.
- Kara had a fitful night sleep before waking up early.
- So a fitful night's sleep leads me to another gray, chilly and rainy day.
- The sun rose in the late evening usually just when Eva was beginning to fall into fitful sleep with restless dreams.
- I then had to leave to see to my children but was back at the hospital by 9.00 am after a fitful night's sleep.
- She did not practice at all, and immediately drifted into a restless and fitful sleep, though she did not know why.
- Waking from a fitful and fevered sleep to the sounds of hip hop blasting through the house is not the kind of experience I wanted this morning.
- I fell into a fitful, restless sleep, one that was preoccupied with thoughts of him.
- She kissed him on his forehead as he slipped back into sleep, taken by fitful dreams of howling in the forest.
- It took the edge off the pain, relaxed me and enabled me to get some fitful sleep.
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