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Many foreign students learning to speak English can find conversations with Native English speakers very difficult. It helps baby get in the right position, and it helps your contractions to be more efficient. Not in the form of apostrophes, which are a more modern device, but with the elided words written exactly as they would have been spoken, in this most oral of literary forms. It may feel painful or just like pressure or cramping, but either way it felt significant.” Lois A.contractions

Semen contains prostaglandin that prepares the cervix to childbirth by softening it. Sexual arousal and orgasm tone up the body and cause uterine contractions as well. In contrast, Braxton-Hicks contractions do not increase in severity over time and are not associated with any change in consistency of the uterus. Such contractions represent the most useful job the apostrophe does for us, since, without it, we would have …