In order that you can get to know more about the English Language, we have put together some of the coolest facts about the language that we could find.
Over the coming weeks, starting today, we will be introducing you to a number of interesting facts that range from funny tongue twisters to others that are so unusual, even those who have spoken English all of their lives may not realise are true.
Hope you enjoy reading through them – why not try remembering some so you can impress your friends with your knowledge?
We’ve got more coming your way soon! So keep your eye on our blog over the coming days.
Fun Fact 1:
English serves as a mother tongue for more than 400 million people.
Fun Fact 2:
Nearly 700 million people on the globe consider English as a foreign language.
Fun Fact 3:
The only English word that ends with ‘mt’ is ‘dreamt‘.
Fun Fact 4:
The word ‘set’ has numerous definitions and synonyms in the English dictionary.
Fun Fact 5:
‘Screeched’ is the longest monosyllabic word in the English language.