Top 7 weirdest facts about the English language

English is an astonishing language which can surprise even those who speak it from birth. These 7 facts about our beloved language will prove it.

Do you agree with the results of the poll? Which English word do you think is the most annoying? Do you know any other interesting facts about English? Tell us in the comments!

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What are your thoughts on this subject?
Robert W Macdonald
I think that "Like" is like the most annoying word.
Apr 12, 2020 3:13AM
Gail Cusack
IRS supposed to be "The quick brown fox jumps over THE lazy dog" have typed it a zillion times when learning to type in another lifetime!
Sep 6, 2021 5:45AM
Alan Conyard
Robert Improta, yes, should read ‘ the lazy dog’. A basic error in compiling this item.
Aug 26, 2021 5:07PM
Alan Conyard
carolwilliams, Laugh out loud, but was originally supposed to mean ‘ lots of love’. Older people still use the old version, apparently.
Aug 26, 2021 5:06PM
I enjoyed that. I dislike lol . What does it mean ?
Jul 26, 2021 4:49AM
Robert Improta, The
Feb 7, 2021 3:14AM
Debby Pfeifer
Robert Improta, It’s in the first word. =)
Jan 28, 2021 7:53AM
Gail Hendrix
Brenda Stewart, the sentence starts with the T H E. Lazy has the letter A
Dec 1, 2020 11:49AM
Gail Hendrix
littledick, tHe
Dec 1, 2020 11:46AM
Gail Hendrix
Richard D. McDowell, what?
Dec 1, 2020 11:45AM
Gail Hendrix
Robert Improta, tHe
Dec 1, 2020 11:44AM
Robert the has an H
Nov 27, 2020 5:26PM
Robert Improta
Letter ‘h’ is missing in number six!🤔🧐
Oct 5, 2020 1:28AM
Phyllis Gable
Becky Clemens, absolutely, drives me nuts. Why praise for just doing what they were told to do?
Oct 4, 2020 4:35PM
The word "so". Seems like everyone, including news reporters and anchors, use it to begin an answer to a question. Q: What happened to you to make you late? A: So, I got in my car...
Sep 7, 2020 5:23PM
Nancy Helms Embrey
Robert W Macdonald, Yes. Teens and even adults can’t make a sentence without throwing that word in! Drives me crazy!!
Sep 6, 2020 5:07PM

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