Originally Posted by bkt
The longest one-syllable word in the English language is "screeched."
It's tied with the word "strengths"
The sentence "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter in the English alphabet.
TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using only one row on a keyboard.
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
A snail can sleep for 3 years.
The average woman blinks twice as many times as the average man.
Most elephants weigh less than the tongue of a blue whale.
Barbie's official full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
All the clocks in the movie Pulp Fiction are stuck at 4:20
"Dreamt" is the only word in the English languish containing "mt".
If you add up all the number from 1-100 (1+2+3+4....) they total 5050.
The dot over the letter "i" is called a "tittle".
Charlie Brown's father was a barber.
"Underground" is the only word in the English language which begins and ends with "und".
Deborah Winger did the voice for E.T.
A quarter has 119 ridges around the edge. A dime has 118.
Charles De Gaulles last words before his death were "It hurts".
The letters KGB stand for Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti.
John Lennon's first girlfriend was named Thelma Pickles.