The longest one-syllable word in the English language is "screeched."
The symbol on the "pound" key (#) is called an octothorpe.
The dot over the letter
'i' is called a tittle.
hand. (Bet you tried this out mentally, didn't you?)
"Underground" is the
only word in the English language
There are only four
words in the English language which end
The longest word in the English language, according to the
Oxford English Dictionary, is
The only other word with the same amount of letters is
pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses, its plural.
The longest place-name still in use is Taumatawhakatangihang-
nuakitnatahu, a New Zealand hill.
The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating
a letter is uncopyrightable.
Los Angeles's full
name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la
There is a seven letter word in the English language that
contains ten words without rearranging any of its letters,
"therein": the, there, he, in, rein, her, here, ere,
The combination "ough"
can be pronounced in nine different
Facetious and abstemious
contain all the vowels in the
The word "set" has
more definitions than any other word