In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Scrub downward over the vulva and perineum beginning over the pubic area and ending in the anal area; discard the sponge after going over the anus.
- The perineal area includes the pubis, vulva, labia, perineum, anus, and adjacent area, including the inner aspects of the upper third of the thighs.
- A seat that's too narrow will place your weight on the soft tissue between your sit bones - for men, on the perineum where the penile nerves and blood vessels are located.
- Eventually, yogis learn to isolate the perineum, a key area of sexual pleasure for both men and women.
- Although you'll have an anaesthetic when the stitching is done, it can add to the bruising of your vaginal area and perineum.
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.