In English language a pregnant goldfish is called a twit.
Vegetarians eat vegetables; if we follow the same pattern means that humanitarians eat humans.
I just love the following sentence: The present is a good time to present the present.
Your house can burn up as it burns down. It is hard to understand why!
You fill in a form by filling it out, an alarm goes off by going on, you ship by truck and send cargo by ship.
We have interesting body parts according to English language: our noses can run and our feet can smell.
Oxford English Dictionary says that the longest word in English is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis; (What in the world does that word mean?. Its plural is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses and it has the same amount of letters (45 letters).
The longest word in the Old Testament is Malhershalahashbaz.
The longest non-medical word in English language is floccinaucinihilipilification, which means the act of estimating as worthless.
There are many one syllable words in English but the longest one syllable word in English is screeched.
"Typewriter" is the longest word that can be made using the letters from one row of the keyboard.
Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiw en uaitnatahu, is the longest place-name still in use. It is the name of a hill located in New Zeeland.
George Bernard Shaw mentioned that ghoti can be pronounced like the word fish. The /gh/ from "tough", the /o/ from "women", and the /ti/ from "nation".
The combination of the letters "ough" can be pronounced in nine different ways.
"Read" can be pronounced in two different ways. Also, the word "live" can be pronounced in two different ways.
Just try to pronounce sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick.
Q is the only letter that doesn’t appear in the name of any state of the United States.
Tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous are the only four words in English language that end in -duos.
The sentence "the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter in the English language. That’s why this sentence is used to check font’s readability.
There are only three words in English language that contain letters "uu". They are: vacuum, residuum, and continuum.
Names of the continents start and end with the same letter, the letter "a".
"Abstemious" and "facetious" are the only two words in English language that have all of the five vowels in order.
Indivisibility contains only the vowel /i/ that occurs five times.
"Uncopyrightable" contains 15 letters, each letter appears only once in the word.
The letters "und" begin and ends the word underground. There is no other word in English that begins and ends with these letters.
The word "enough" should be spelled enuf.
Why does a /gh/ make an /f/ sound?
"Down" and "up" are opposites. Why knocked down and knocked up aren’t opposites?
Ring, rang, rung … so why not bring, brang, brung?
Why when the stars are out means they are visible but when the lights are out means they are invisible?
Why sit down and sit up have the same result?
Why "you’re so cool" and "you’re not so hot" have different meanings?
Why "do you have to check it out?" Why not "check it in?"
The plural of "goose" is "geese", but the plural of "moose" is not "meese".
The plural of "box" is "boxes" but the plural of "ox" is not "oxes" (is oxen).
The plural of "mouse" is "mice" but the plural of "house" is not "hice".
Supposing you type on computer’s keyboard with both hands according to typing standards then the word "stewardesses" is the longest word that is supposed to be typed with only left hand.
Shakespeare invented the words "assassination" and "bump".
The words "the", "there", "he", "in", "rein", "her", "here", "ere", and "herein", are all part of a single word. That word is therein.
The masculine pronouns are he, his, and him; the feminine pronouns are not shes and shem.
Did you know that the first English word spoken on the Moon was "okay"?
The word "monosyllable" contains five syllables. Shouldn’t there be a shorter word for "monosyllable"?