In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- During pregnancy, the amount of two female hormones, oestrogen and progesterone, increases.
- The ovaries also produce the female hormones, oestrogen and progesterone.
- In girls, the female hormones oestrogen and progesterone are produced in the ovaries.
- You stick it on your skin and it releases two hormones - oestrogen and progesterone.
- Ovulation will not occur and there will be no formation of a corpus luteum to secrete progesterone and oestrogen.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.