In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- People who are constantly under stress have a high level of hormones like cortisone and adrenalin in their blood.
- Other treatments include applying an anthralin cream or ointment, cortisone creams, or a minoxidil solution.
- Stress, physical or mental, results in an increase in the level of ‘fighting’ hormones in the body, like adrenalin and cortisone.
- They may also administer intravenous antihistamines and cortisone to reduce inflammation of your air passages and improve your breathing.
- Pregnancy hormones and increased cortisone cause this type of hair growth during pregnancy.
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.