Funny things about English…

DID YOU KNOW THAT…

o       There is only one word in the English language with THREE CONSECUTIVE SETS OF DOUBLE LETTERS…. Bookkeeper?

o       There is a word in the English language with only one vowel, which occurs five times: “indivisibility”?

o       There are only 4 words in the English language which end in “duos“: tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous?

o       Only 3 words in the English language end in “ceed“: “proceed,” “exceed,” and “succeed”?

o       The letter most in use in the English language is “E” and the letter “Q” is least used?

o       No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple?

o       French was the official language of England for over 600 years?

o       The longest word in the English language, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, is “pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis”?

o       TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard?

o       “Go” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language?

o       The sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick” is said to be the toughest tongue twister in English?

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