#EngTrivia: English fun facts (6)

  1. ‘E’ is the most commonly used letter in the English language.
  2. The longest English word that can be spelled without repeating any letters is ‘uncopyrightable.’
  3. The following sentence contains 7 different spellings of the sound: He believed Caesar could see people seizing the sea.
  4. ‘Queueing’ is the only word with five consecutive vowels (five vowels in a row).
  5. Due to a printing error, there was a word in the English dictionary from 1932 to 1940 which did not have a meaning. The word was Dord and it became known as ‘ghost word.’

 

Compiled written by @EnglishTips4U for @EnglishTips4U on Wednesday, 27 January, 2016

 

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