In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Catnip is best known for treating feverish conditions but is also used for afterpains and other conditions.
- Take 5-20 drops of the tincture in water or one cup of tea to relieve afterpains and tone the uterus.
- If afterpains are severe, your health professional can prescribe a safe and effective pain medication.
- It is especially useful for afterpains and will also effectively treat digestive discomfort including cramps, flatulence and hiccups.
- You feel some pain in your uterus - breastfeeding, in particular, can stimulate ‘afterpains ' as your uterus contracts.
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.