Almost

Maurice G By Maurice G, 7th Mar 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/22go1288/
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Did you know about different words in the English language.

Almost

" Almost " is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.
The longest one-syllable word in the English language is "screeched."
No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or orange.
" Dreamt " is the only English word that ends in the letters " mt "
There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous" :- tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
"Stewardesses " is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.
The average person`s left hand does 56% of the typing.
"Underground" is the only word in the English language that begins and ends in "und"
The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is "uncopyrightable".
There is a seven letter word in the English language that contains ten words without rearranging any of its letters, "therin" :- the, there, he, in, rein, her,here, ere, therin, herein.
The longest word that can be typed using only the top line of a keyboard is Typewriter

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author avatar Maurice G
I am retired, have worked in the leisure industry for abpout 40 tears, I am married with 2 grown up biproducts.
In this trade I have met peoples from all over the world !

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author avatar christopheranton
8th Mar 2011 (#)

Thanks for those fascinating facts
that I had never thought about before.

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author avatar Dafeenah
8th Mar 2011 (#)

Wow I had never heard of these before. There are so many interesting facts we just don't know about.

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