French Mamma's Pregnant in France: Learn French & What to Expect, by Carrieanne Le Bras - My only regret when pregnant in France was not knowing the language very well. One of the scariest moments was when my husband was having difficulties translating pregnancy-related words, so the doctor resorted to drawing a diagram. He was trying to tell me that my cervix was dilating even though I was only seven months pregnant. I realized that I should have learned these words earlier, only my French language books never included them. How was I supposed to know the French words for ultrasound, Downs Syndrome, or cervix?
Cultural Misunderstandings : The French-American Experience, by Raymonde Carroll - A
French Ethnologist, living in the US, and writing about the
intercultural differences between the French and the Americans.