Coitus is derived from the Latin word coitio or coire, meaning "a coming together or joining together" or "to go together", and is known under different ancient Latin names for a variety of sexual activities, but usually denotes penile—vaginal penetration. Lerner and Laurence Steinberg state that researchers also "rarely disclose" how they conceptualize sex "or even whether they resolved potential discrepancies" in conceptualizations of sex. While most consider penile—vaginal intercourse to be sex, whether or not anal or oral intercourse is considered sex is more debatable, with oral sex ranking lowest. Human mating strategies and Pair bond Copulation ranges from a purely reproductive activity to one of emotional bonding. For example, sexual intercourse and sexual activity in general often play a strong role in human bonding. One possible reason for this distinct biological feature may be formation of strong emotional bonds between sexual partners important for social interactions and, in the case of humans, long-term partnership rather than immediate sexual reproduction.
THE CLITORIS DURING INTERCOURSE
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During vaginal sex the penis goes into the vagina. It gets you both sexually aroused and ready for penetrative sex. It makes vaginal sex more enjoyable for both partners. Having vaginal sex without using a condom puts you and your partner at risk of unplanned pregnancy, contracting HIV and other sexually transmitted infections STIs. Put a condom on an erect penis before it touches or enters the vagina. Discussing safer sex is an important part of having sex. You might be thinking about having sex for the first time and are not sure where to start.
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