In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the safe period — los días seguros
- Even in cases of unprotected sex, or contraceptive failures such as condom slippage, rupture, or miscalculation of safe periods, emergency contraception can be highly successful at preventing possible pregnancies.
- We know, however, that young users of rhythm typically cannot correctly identify their ‘safe periods’, suggesting the usefulness of increased education about this technique's lack of efficacy among teens.
- Given that we were 38 weeks pregnant, it was still a very safe period.
- The Biblical description of ‘spilling seed,’ or withdrawal, has its place as do items for trying to find the rhythm in the method of measuring safe periods for copulation without conception.
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.