One of the spaces in the placenta that contain maternal blood and into which the chorionic villi project.
Three language lessons you can learn from the word "schlemiel"
In honor of National Poetry Month, let’s tackle some of the trickiest aspects of meaning — after all, poetry is one of the great ways to express subtle and slippery thoughts. Our focus today is translation. How can someone convey the meaning of a word that has no equivalent in another language? Among the toughest words to translate, and there are some doozies, schlemiel is a top …
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